It's quite hard to put into words when one is asked to describe Charlie Kaufman's Synecdoche, New York. I was asked the question today by my mother, and I simply responded with "uhh, it's about a guy who loves theater and plays, and uh, decides to build a full scale New York to make a play about his life". And yeah, sure, that is certainly part of this film, but it's the elements surrounding it that makes it different than…
I really wanted to like this, I really did, but i found just too many problems with it.
For starts, the serial killer ‘Mackey’ had literally no motivation whatsoever. He was a nice and friendly guy until about the last fifteen minutes. I guess he just just liked killing people for some reason.
The main group of kids even though they were fun at times did get pretty annoying after a while. Besides from the fact that they were all…
SCAVENGER HUNT #47 / APRIL 2019
I think this film might be the definition of style over substance. If you do not already know, this film is all shot in live action, and had everything animated over, which makes the film visually, look phenomenal. Every single frame of this movie could be a work of art, and I love that a lot, but in the centre of the fantastic visuals is just a mediocre and disappointing movie.
SCAVENGER HUNT 49 / APRIL 2019
This film was just really sweet. Sure, it did start off a little slow but it is just really sweet seeing Christopher Robin reunite with Pooh and company at the 100 ache woods. Ewan McGregor was really good in it also, but there was at least two times where a charecter said ‘hello there’ and neither of those two times was it Ewan McGregor saying it.