I love watching how people talk.
I don't think I can ever give a proper assessment on this movie as it's own thing, since I love the source material so, so much and I feel like Alex Garland didn't understand the book's themes or tone AT ALL, so I didn't have very much fun watching this. Y'know, AT ALL. I really tried not to compare the movie and book too much as I was watching, but I just couldn't get past how it completely missed the…
Fuck this movie. Seriously.
It's the cinematic equivalent to reading a text book.
Everything it has to say, it says in the first 10 minutes. Then it just keeps repeating itself.
Never have I found a movie so boring that it actually made me angry. Until now.
The funny thing is, I probably would have loved it if it had been a 10-15 minute short film.