“It’s cruel that you can cry and I cannot. Here is a terrible pain I cannot express. Will every human being that I care for just... leave?”
I’m a sucker for films with an overwhelming sense of mawkish sentimentality. And if it makes me cry, then it’s sure to score brownie points with me. And, Chris Columbus hits the jackpot in Bicentennial Man.
“What’s right for most people in most situations isn’t right for everyone in every situation! Real mortality…
“Let me tell you something, Mark. You humans, most of you, subscribe to this policy of an eye for an eye, a life for a life, which is known throughout the universe for its... stupidity. Even your Buddha and your Christ had quite a different vision, but nobody’s paid much attention to them, not even the Buddhists or the Christians. You humans. Sometimes it’s hard to imagine how you’ve made it this far.”
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial meets One Flew Over the…
“I will not let this hotel be ruined by a cat and a mouse!”
I expected this to be silly, but not this silly! The latest Tom & Jerry live-action/animated feature film is embarrassingly silly, and doesn’t do much justice to the classic shorts we grew up on, which I still do enjoy very much by the way. To be honest, I even found the trailer as quite underwhelming, and so I didn’t have any expectations on this one. But still, since it’s a…
“Ungalukku rendu nimisham time tharen. Mudinja enna konnuttu, ungala kaapathikonga.”
Of all the Vijay films, I had to miss this one on first day.
A quick intro. For those of you who don’t know me, I’m an ardent Vijay fan and never miss a Vijay film on release day. I’ve watched most or all the Vijay films in the past decade more than just once in theatre (with the exception of Bigil of course, which I hated), and some even multiple times on…