The Post + Bridge of spies + Spotlight.
Now, Imagine a movie that combines flaws of all those three. That is it.
When Kyla tells Diane, she's going away and she doesn't say it, but she expects Diane to just cry it out that they were being separated. Gosh! I felt like someone was hitting me with a sledgehammer continuously. I kept screaming Diane! Diane! You stupid bitch! Don't pretend to laugh. You don't want her to go as well. Why don't you tell Kyla that?
Also, the dream sequence. It was so powerful, it completely swept me away and then midway…
Before I write about this movie, let me tell you something about me. I grew up in Punjab, India. Back then, we didn't have internet and there were no theatres near my home. Only way we could watch movies was through Television. Every Sunday there was a movie on TV from 4-7 in the evening. Movies only meant one thing : 3 Hours Long.
That's exactly what bugs me nowadays when I hear people say even 2 hours is long…
BEST FILM OF 2017.
There's a moment during this film where Song Kang ho's character had to choose between the right thing and the easy thing. He went for the former and it made all the difference. Here's hoping whenever life puts us in that situation, we do the same.
As I said before, this is the BEST film of 2017. I don't think anything would come close. Song Kang ho is the best actor in the world right now.…