What a pleasant surprise!
This is my first time seeing M. Night Shyamalan's Unbreakable and I can safely say it is leaps and bounds far better than I ever imagined. Shyamalan didn't need to blow things up, have suits that make a man fly, to make an absolute great "superhero" film. No he used the power of his storytelling to do the work.
The two leads of Bruce Willis who plays David Dunn is a man whose been in some catastrophic accidents only to…
This film is so beautifully crafted in every way.
The detailed characters, the ships in battle all feel so real for the era.
Russell Crowe as Capt. Jack Aubrey gives another full throttle energized performance that I loved. Smart, funny, compassionate he's a joy to watch.
The film is about Crowe's led ship in pursuit of a French war ship through sea. With beautiful cinematography, delightful performances most notably Crowe, and some vividly intense battle scenes Master and Commander was one big wave after another that I continued to ride.