this song is about a superhero named tony. it's called "tony's theme."
It’s funny, before I watched this again I remembered it much more fondly. Sam Neill is back, there are some good gags, the spinosaurus is scary. But there’s just not a lot of anything here and most of the CGI is kinda lousy, much worse than The Lost World. There’s barely a reason any of this is happening: they’re on the island and then they’re off. Cool.
Finally got around to seeing this one. The horror element was fun, and the claustrophobia was genuinely felt, but what I found most compelling was the film's surprisingly progressive representation of gender. The principal cast is made up entirely of women, which seems bold enough (for a film that doesn't take place in a sorority house), but the movie doesn't go out of its way to draw attention to this. These are just people whose friendship is based on their…
Anyway, I watched last night’s John Mulaney/David Byrne episode of SNL and I thought “I wonder if Stop Making Sense is streaming anywhere.” I assumed it wasn’t, but guess what: it’s on Prime right now! You can watch it instead of whatever else you were going to watch! How lucky are we??
One complaint: During “Heaven,” (the version of which they play here is, in my opinion, superior to the otherwise very good studio version) the closed captioning notes the…