Can't imagine seeing this on the big screen, I would have ended up with one bigass migraine. Hyped up way too much, with so many possibilities and red herrings - ultimately...the climax was a let down.
I just finished Whiplash, and that is easily the best film I’ve seen this year.
It’s unpredictable, tense. It’s concise and unrelenting. JK Simmons is just perfect, taunting and yet captivating as he pushes and breaks his musicians to the extent of your jaw-dropping. He’s an abrasive supporting act, on a smoothly scored film, it’s just a work of art. As is Miles Teller, absolutely tremendous and resisting of Simmons’ method of teaching. He’s mesmerizing and just astounding to watch,…