This is half a movie. But it's an entertaining half.
Defies almost all expectations (and fan theories). A thrilling, emotional and surprisingly VERY funny adventure. I don't know if this is the best Star Wars movie, but Rian Johnson is definitely the best Star Wars director.
I won't give away spoilers, but there are about 10 moments in this movie tailor-made to make the audience lose their damn minds.
“I never felt like a loser when I was with you.”
There are many film adaptations of the works of Stephen King, and very few of them are worth a damn. This is usually because in adapting King’s work, filmmakers often miss what makes his fiction so compelling: it’s not the scares, it’s the characters. Yes, King can craft a tale of terror that gives readers the creeps, but those scary elements wouldn’t be effective if it weren’t for the…