If films are meant to make us feel both the most abominable and the purest human emotions all at once, yet somehow still be able to make sense of it all — then this might be a masterpiece.
Anyways, Ducournau is insane by every definition of the word. Rousselle might be the most electrifying Cannes debutante in decades. These punk bitches rock.
I have long hoped for the franchise to end at Craig. Now I’ve never been more convinced.
Craig’s extended tenure as Bond saw the character be given, for the first time in 40 years, continuity. His Bond had a past, present, and eventually, a future he dared to hope for. He aged. He accumulated trauma. He let them go. There was a beginning, and now, an end — so even if the style and overall plot (noting the terrific first act)…