Welcome to the darkness. We've reached the turning point of the Harry Potter series.
Before this, color exists.
After this, color doesn't exist.
Before this, happiness exists.
After this, happiness doesn't exist.
This movie paves the way for whoever the fuck did the last pile of movies to turn it into whatever the fuck it turns into. This movie works. I might call it my favorite of the Harry Potter movies. I don't know yet.
Half of this movie is blue, but when it is, it makes sense, and it looks fine. The later movies (with one exception I'll get to when I get there) somewhat poorly mimic this in order to reflect the increasing darkness in the story, but…