Hot, but this is pretty much just porn, which is not quite what I was expecting, sexy as they both are
I listen to film music while going to sleep every night and keep being reminded quite how amazing Steven Price's Oscar-winning score is.
Shenzhou is an exceptional track at the best of times, but it doesn't compare to hearing it while watching Sandra Bullock desperately trying to gtfo of orbit.
So glad I thought to watch this again. I really must catch it on a big screen again at some point.
I have been losing my shit with excitement for this film. In 2021, I started the year reading 4 queer books and decided to spend the year exclusively reading queer fiction. And then Red, White & Royal Blue was book number 5. (For the record, the first 4 were The Empress of Salt and Fortune, Last Night at the Telegraph Club, Fireheart Tiger and Winter’s Orbit.) I have been checking the social media promotion for this film frankly more than is…
The title of SG̲aawaay Ḵ′uuna (or Edge of the Knife) refers to a Haida proverb: “The world is as sharp as the edge of a knife; as you go along you have to be careful or you will fall off one side or the other”. Set in 19th-century Haida Gwaii, it tells a classic Haida story of a traumatised and stranded man transformed into Gaagiixiid, the wildman.
With an entirely Haida cast, and a script written in a largely forgotten language…