Wow! I'm glad I'm not interested in sports, considering the level of corruption and cheating involved. Crazy, crazy documentary. A real-life thriller.
”Dunkirk” is visually stunning, to say the least. You definitely need to see this in a proper movie theater, preferably 70mm. The photo is absolutely fantastic, as are the soundscapes (both music and effects had me virtually shaking in my seat).
”Dunkirk” also got the tension. It’s a nail-biter. And I really like that there’s no actual background story or cheesy sub plots (maybe Hollywood stayed the fuck out this time?). Its sole focus is an event in history, the…
While ”The Force Awakens” (2015) came across as a decent film for children, ”Rogue One” is as mature as a Star Wars movie could possibly get without losing its SW touch. It’s dark and dirty, and emphasizes war more than ever before. At times it’s like a WWII movie with a Star Wars twist.
It also delivers a pretty smooth setup for the beginning of the original Star Wars movie, ”Episode IV: A New Hope” (1977). Remember the opening scene…
Wow, this was unlike any Marvel movie I’ve ever seen. They’ve ditched the usual blockbuster formula in favour of a character-driven story, so while previous films have been fairly light, this is some truly heavy shit. Well, maybe not if compared to ”The Road”, which comes to mind (even though ”Logan” is probably closer to the PS4 game ”The Last of Us”), but as far as comic book-movies go, it’s pretty dark. Still, as I mentioned in the ”Wolverine” review:…