You had me at Space Oddity!
"Is this my fault?"
Evangelion: 3.33 You Can (not) Redo is a lot things. I think mostly it's a meta commentary on the reception to the entire Evangelion franchise and it's fans, and it says a lot in very clever and even angry ways. There's a lot to unpack with this movie so I'm just going to skip over the meta narrative and only briefly touch on what this move is doing thematically with it's characters.
This movie more than…
“Now that they’re extinct, the Jedi are romanticized, deified. But if you strip away the myth and look at their deeds, the legacy of the Jedi is failure, hypocrisy, hubris.”
The Last Jedi is the best blockbuster. No hyperbole. No exaggeration.
Let’s talk about direction. The filmmaking and Rian Johnson’s direction in this movie is head and shoulders above anything Star Wars, Marvel, or DC has done in the last decade. Rian Johnson has full control over his craft here.…