Remember back when people used to pretend this wasn't great?
Have you ever wondered what would happen if Taika Waititi had every ounce of comedic, dramatic and cinematic ability he ever possessed removed, then went and made a movie?
Well wonder no more!
There is one good scene and I'd say about six good jokes.
Otherwise it's the most lifeless, Volume-shat piece of obligatory product I've seen since Jurassic World: Dominion.
Every single scene is either beating a dead joke to death, or just robotically going through the motions of…
A true finale to M. Night's unexpected comic book trilogy.
And like all good Shayamalan films, its every bit as unexpected and surprising to experience as it was inevitable and poetic in hindsight.
It comes with many of the classic issues that plague his movies. Tons of deeply awkward exposition. Somewhat wonky pacing. And a truly idiosyncratic tone and atmosphere that will either engross or alienate the viewer.
But it also comes with all of his strengths. Beautiful cinematography, filled…