Arnie's acting is timeless, but this movie certainly needs to be recalled - unfortunately it hasn't aged well.
If you have not read the synopsis for Transit, it will seem like nothing much more than a wandering love story in which the stakes are unclear. Transit is actually adapted from a novel called Transit Visa, which takes place in 1942 immediately following the Nazi occupation of France. The main character escapes from a concentration camp and heads to Marseilles to obtain a transit visa in order to flee from Europe. The film adaptation is faithful to the novel…
Green Room is Saulnier's transition from primary colours to secondary colours.
This time he experiments with a palette of natural and artificial greens, reflecting the true and artificial nature of the characters portrayed in the film. A common thread between this and Blue Ruin is how Saulnier exposes his characters. At first, they seem to have a tough exterior, but traumatic events in the film reveal their true and vulnerable selves.
The Ain't Rights are no exception, a punk band…
Batman v Superman: Yawn of Justice
I went into this movie with pretty low expectations after seeing Man of Steel. It wasn't a terrible movie by any means, but really wasn't that good either. Snyder was given a difficult task of setting up a Justice League movie in only two films, while there was more work done to set up the Avengers. I am still trying to figure out if this could have been a better film, or if Snyder…