John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum 2019
The hand to hand / knife fights >>>>> gun fights.
John Wick: Chapter 2 2017
They should just put a headshot counter in the corner of these things.
My first LB review happens to be for Idiocracy. So be it.
Although the pacing falls off a cliff around half-way through, this is still an intensely funny and painfully plausible satire of capitalist consumerism that's overflowing with brilliant ideas that are still funny almost 2 decades later. This movie gave us:
• Gatorade (BRAWNDO) replacing water
• Ow! My Balls is the #1 show
• The tribal tattoo police aesthetic
• Costco's appropriating "I love you" as an empty…
Disney-esque and trite as the writing & plot are, there are some fairly well-executed action scenes and neat visuals, mostly in the last half, that make it a serviceable action film.
Strange choice to have the predator face off with a bunch of low-stakes CG animals when there are plenty of human opponents to stage more interesting set-piece battles amongst...
The bear fight was pretty metal though.