Really fun noir that plays out like a Dateline doc. Marilyn is always good on screen and the plot keeps moving and moving BUT the standout here is the insane footage of old school tourism next to a massive fucking waterfall.
What a fucking movie!
always love a good intermission, which I never saw when seeing this on TV before. Great transfer and the movie has a serious set of balls. Way darker then I recalled, everyone is great but Quinn absolutely steals the movie.
Filled with high octane set pieces and awesome character work, Navarone is just a great cut of old fashioned movie making. At three plus hours, it has me wanting more.
First ten minutes are like a fucking alternate dimensional view of what could have been. A heartfelt Scooby Doo movie that is all about solving spooky mystery’s and catching crooks.
BUT NO. This turns into a weird Avengers rip-off with a plot that cannot make sense and absolutely no emotional attachment. There are no mysteries, no spooky scenes, no fucking CASTLES! It’s a journey into a super hero universe we can’t care about because we don’t know how this team…