Star Wars: The Last Jedi is definitely a movie.
Alright... It's been nearly two years since I last saw this in full, and now I have come to a firm, and fully realized opinion on this film. I do not regret giving this a 4.5/5, because the film earned it. It earned it, because it gave me exactly what I was looking for. It was familiar, and it was fan service. But isn't that what Star Wars needed? We needed a route back into the most beloved film universe.…
Spectre is almost always an entertaining film, but its energy is eventually unable to overcome its flaws. It starts off with an absolute bang, and the film continues to work for the next hour or so. The more the conflict built upon itself, the less interested I became. The overall story is very poorly constructed, and the final segment of the movie is downright weak. The action is great, and it is always wonderful to see James Bond on screen,…
I'm in a state of reflection. I mean, wow, what a film! It's reasonably compelling, but with a quick gust of mighty wind, it blew me away. It goes to show how seemingly insignificant details can alter a film in a tremendous way, with a singular moment. Arrival is a true, thinking-man's science fiction film, and I haven't been this riveted by a film in what feels like ages.
My only complaint? Story of Your Life is a better title.