Not really a lot here, but pleasant enough for a plane ride.
What an absolute blast of a film. It should be expected, but RRR feels so much different than American blockbusters. Everything in this film is treated with such an extreme sense of drama and importance. The action is goofy and over the top, but treated with a sense of serious extremism. The friendship between the leads, however simple, is given a huge amount of weight for both characters. The stakes are treated as if they are all the most important…
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Soo, why did nobody tell me this movie is a comedy. Far from the straightforward horror I expected, this is a pitch black satire on upper class white toxic masculinity. There's a real intelligence in the way the wall street society is deconstructed. Though these men have all the resources in the world at their disposal, they use it on pointless social games and one-upmanship. They are so interchangeable that nobody can tell them apart, since they look the same,…
The Power of the Dog is definitely a film to sit on for a bit. It's a very deep film, one with themes that are not necessarily apparent at the time of viewing, though which will sit with you long after the film is over. Despite this, it is constantly apparent that the film is building up to something. It's clear that there's a lot on its mind from the get-go, and the end does help to bring things into…