Ranking this is weird because i think it’s really well made, exciting and interesting, with the marks of a George Miller film all over it and a willingness to go to somewhat dark places (and a veer into live action territory that I wasn’t expecting but was very interesting.) There are incredibly gorgeous choreographed sequences in this film, but also it’s somewhat racist, and that’s hard to move past. So. There’s that. (How could you do this to us Robin?)
I had a lot of scattered thoughts during this film, some of which I'll transcribe for you:
-how does this movie expect me to believe Greta Gerwig's character is straight
-Mills does a great job encapsulating the appeal of punk culture while not making an exceedingly "punk film"
-that being said, he does utilize a lot of the punk idealogy he analyzes in the film. You don't have to be skilled to make something that maters if you have a…