This is the best film of 2019.
This is Quentin Tarantino’s The Dead Don’t Die. Jam-packed with celebrity friends, chock-full of references, completely self-indulgent, and yet with a solemn and sincere undercurrent of anxiety, insecurity, and the fear of running out of time. Definitely Tarantino’s slowest and most human film since Jackie Brown. And that’s what gives it so much heart.
A lot of people hate Quentin Tarantino for a lot of different reasons. While I am not one of those people, I understand and respect their…
I expected this to floor me, and it did, but in a much quieter way than I expected. Driver and Johansson were both incredible individually, but I’m not sure I’m entirely sold on their chemistry. I’m definitely going to need to rewatch it to give my full review, so for now, just refer to my review of Prisoners, which basically restates how I feel about this one.