Just another asshole farting out shitty takes into a poopadook hurricane.
I like trash.
Hopkins is still as great as I remember.
It moves so well even when there isn’t much happening because not a minute is wasted. I love how Demme shows all the men perving on Clarice with the most blatant— the “yes I’m hitting on you” approach by one of the slightly awkward entomologists— being the LEAST creepy. All the looks and all the double takes are such a fantastically subtle way to show the extra layer of bullshit that Starling…
A slightly slow but not unpleasant journey through the daddy issues that one astronaut didn’t fully realize he had until his maybe not dead father was suspected of trying to eradicate all life in the universe. It has the exploration and family drama feel of Interstellar, the race to stop certain disaster vibe of Sunshine, and the low key cool of Drive. The beautiful visuals and score are amplified by the big screen viewing experience.
(I can’t be…