Just another movie-obsessed civilian.
I try to avoid trailers as much as possible in this era as the spoilers are endless, and my overall enjoyment largely diminishes from viewing them. Unfortunately for me, my no trailer before the movie mantra began after watching the trailer to The Black Phone. Basically, if you have seen the trailer for The Black Phone, then you have seen the whole movie. It is just a 102-minute version of the trailer.
Full Review: thecinematique.com/review-the-black-phone/
The Batman is both new and fresh. Those words seem hard to fathom when we are talking about a comic book movie and especially a Batman movie. However, Matt Reeves has managed to do just that. Both in the story and visually, this felt like no Batman movie we have seen before. It felt more psychological thriller than comic book movie and as every scene went by it went from strength to strength.
Full Review: www.youtube.com/watch?v=grrzmfQ5nj8