My head almost exploded from all the clichés, stereotypes and pop culture references in this film. Netflix algorithm functioning at high efficiency!
Revisiting this early Marvel effort from the vantage point of 2019, it's amazing how average this film is and how unsure Marvel was of its ultimate cinematic goals.
Random Notes: You can still hear all the whirs and clicks Iron Man's armor makes when he moves - an effect they dropped from later films. Tony Stark is incredibly obnoxious and irredeemable. Black Widow's introduction is surprisingly low key considering how important a role she'd play in later films.
Chalk all this up to growing pains?
An exceptionally well-made and surprisingly moving documentary about the life of jazz singer Amy Winehouse.
The less you know about Amy’s tragic story the better this film will play. I did not follow the media’s coverage of her career so (almost) everything in the film was new and unexpected to me.
Comprised solely of pre-existing footage and newly(?) recorded interviews, it depicts in amazing detail the not atypical story of a music star in modern times where every minute of…