Part of the Godzilla Ranking Project.
Over 50 years later and still holds up like a sonofabitch. Terrifying, awe inspiring, gut wrenching, haunting. I mean, holy shit, the mother holding her three kids as Godzilla closes in close by telling not to worry, they'll be with their dad soon. The palpable fear. The terror of Godzilla AND the atom bomb. The evacuation scenes.
That theme music.
I am a fan of things being best in their mediums and I don’t think EVA ever needs to be live action or CGI. The fact that this looks so good and seems so cool - and makes me want to go rewatch the movies again is a testament to its quality! Cool little fan project indeed.
Edit: this is a phone ad lmao
Gorgeous and mesmerising animation; a chinese opera brought to vivid life. A truly beautiful soundtrack. Monkey King’s story is a classic and this is as watchable as classic Disney adapting western fables. One for anyone remotely interested in this in anyway. A purely joyful experience.
Rise of Skywalker is a tough one to review. It's not as tight or as perfectly crafted (both on a technical and thematic level) as The Last Jedi, nor does it has the sheer exuberance and energy of The Force Awakens. It is however, better than the latter because it does go some what different to its OT equivalent, and I believe less engaged in retreading old ground that that entry, despite what some may think. Yes J.J. Abrams has…