A gorgeous film with an effective score. Was very surprised by the insular and super slow mo story telling but I was on board for the first hour forty, truly, set any movie in a nut house with a movie doctor in heels and I’m sold. ultimately the story suffers from its molasses pace. Shyamalan takes this super hero shit deathly serious but pardon me, I do not. A surprisingly subdued ending to the big deal trilogy (this better be…
Gave it five stars on first viewing, every aspect worked extra on second watch. Hawke is better than I remember, a miserable man going mad trying to hide his misery, and Cedric the entertainer kills, I hope he gets an Oscar nom as well. The first half is steeped in despair, it’s so dreadful, until we reach a tipping point and you can’t help but laugh although it still feels awful. Boy oh boy I love religion and alcoholism in my movies.