"Maybe I'll buy a beret."
"I'm thinking of robbing a bank."
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
"You know, we're living in a SOCIETY!"
Cpt. Phillips' JOMBKER (2019) demands so very badly to be taken seriously while ultimately behaving like a contemptuous fifteen year old with an over-inflated ego; you can entertain the idea, but it's honestly best not to in the first place. It is the 'serious film' equivalent of an episode of the Joe Rogan or h3h3…
Wow, these interviews are fascinating, but these subtitles are abysmal. They carve out large parts of their stories that provide deep insight Into how they feel, their backstories, and more. The subtitles are often very selective about what they'll translate, leaving gaps in between that I can thankfully understand simply because I actually speak Spanish. But it often feels as if the intention is to soften or sometimes de-politicize their words, which I think rings dishonest.