Fassbender avec un grater de fromage est moi. Really gripping stuff. Florida chapter - didn’t know Fincher had it in him. Following a lengthy discussion with good friend and adamant refuser to properly use Letterboxd, definitely one of Fincher’s stronger works.
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
“…every Friday five crates of oranges and lemons arrived from a fruiterer in New York – every Monday these same oranges and lemons left by his back door in a pyramid of pulpless halves”
This was me coming out of my rewatch of ‘Jigarthanda DoubleX.’ Almost speechless at what I had witnessed (having seen it already and knowing all the beats), I am in awe of what Subbaraj has created: a masala film through and through, and simultaneously a…
On 11th February 2015, Rolling Stone published an article ranking every cast member from Saturday Night Live. As a sucker for anything listed and ranked (the latter quality is what Schindler’s List desperately needed), I decided to check it out. In 139th place (out of 145), was a Mr Norm Macdonald. The description read:
“Macdonald clearly thought he was hilarious, and that counts for something — confidence is essential for a “Weekend Update” anchor. Unfortunately, he was just a Dennis Miller…
Where the fuck did that horse come from? At least Chekhov it in, jeez.
Really didn’t mind this compared to Varisu, Thunivu and Vaathi, but that’s not saying much. I hope to see more decent stuff from Simbu. Highlights include:
Gautham Karthik for all of the film,
Priya Bhavani Shankar’s facial expressions when those lorries almost hit her,
the three song sequences I named in the review,
and the action was surprisingly good.