A fun little side adventure. I largely enjoyed, and there were a few surprises including a character I didn't expect to see until the 3rd Guardians movie and a connection between two characters; but there's a lacking umph to everything. It feels a bit empty in that regard and could've used a bit more to make it more 'essential viewing'. As is though, it's a fun but largely inconsequential MCU viewing.
In the four years I've been a film critic, I've never heard such passionate applause during a standing ovation. Only one film has garnered that response from a room full of critics and that's Dunkirk.
This film is amazing on so many levels. I'm not a huge fan of Nolan, but this is without a doubt his best film (I'd say before this his best was The Prestige). The cinematography, score, cast, writing, direction. These are all perfect in every…
Venom is an outright disaster on so many levels.
Let's start where it counts, plot. This film features a barebones plot which is exacerbated by weird tonal shifts, inconsistencies, and padding. From start to finish this film is a waste of time.
Tom Hardy for once is doing a Logan Marshall Green impression; as it's hard to tell this performance apart from Green's in Upgrade.
What saves this film is the action, which is poorly shot as to save money…