big fan of ratatouille (2007)
only full stars, no halves
The first half had a shock factor and badass tone that left my eyes the size of saucers and intrigue in where the film was going. The latter half I started to realize just how effed up the things she was doing were (even if she didn’t actually do them, which the film never fully confirms either way). There is a specific reveal that I won’t give away, but basically from that reveal on, I didn’t really like the film,…
Probably my fav of the year, would love a best actor nomination but won’t get my hopes up.
The sound design and mixing were something wonderful and it was a very emotion driven movie, made me happy, sad, angry, the full enchilada.
Every now and then a special movie comes around and I love it and I think this is one of them.
“I guess we are just missing a piece of the woman” -me telling my friend Jake why we were confused from this movie
The side stories are too unclear for me, I couldn’t quite keep track of them. The car stuff, the lawyer who is related to them, the mother who has dementia or something, I don’t know if I was just not paying attention or if it wasn’t as clearly developed.
I liked Shia in the first scene (the…