So predictable and tacky, but this kind of movies featuring Liam Neeson has long been my guilty pleasure. I guess, they remind me of my childhood and all those action films (American and Hong Kong) from the 1980s.
Odin and Horus know that I am not a fan of the superhero genre, but Logan is really a low-key film that does include elements of the genre. However it is so subtle, that I really enjoyed the relaxed ambiance of the film. Gone were all the tacky biotopes of typical superhero films and the viewer was presented with an elegant story about a flawed person, who also happens to be a superhero. It was a liberating feeling to watch…
The Thin Red Line (1998) is a beautiful masterpiece that shows us the meaningless of human non-tolerant and aggressive nature. What touched me the most was Terrence Malick's poetic interpretation of human ignorance on beauty, nature and peace/tranquility.
The film's poetic beauty shows in almost every frame, but especially in those mediating images of nature, when Malick wants us to stop and think for a second what beauty we as species are a part of.
There are the moments when…
Original and surprising in many ways, this film brings happiness and a pinch of sadness over the modern way of life that promotes unnatural division between people, especially family members. You can cry, but you will most definitely laugh while watching another great film that comes from contemporary Germany.