Watching it this time I realized that its movie is basically the STAR WARS prequels... but good.
I was fortunate to see SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE on behalf of The Hollywood Reporter's Heat Vision blog early last week, for a massive Easter Egg piece I'll be releasing in a few weeks (I found nearly 90 in the film).
I wrote this to my Sony PR Coordinator directly after seeing it:
"The film was a realization of this comic book lovers’ dream. I’ve always imagined seeing comics come to life on the big screen as a reflection of…
As a high school teacher, the exaggerated take on the culture of modern high school and social media rang incredibly true, at least until everyone starts wielding automatic weapons and samurai swords.
I feel old every day that I don’t have a SnapChat and my students do, this movie solidifies it. The voice and attitude of these protagonists feels of a different generation than myself in a refreshing way. Sure, I have some problems with how the scenario and stakes…