This movie is nuts. I loved it. Wuxia in a modern-day setting with guns and explosions and all kinds of comedic insanity.
Giving Ashes of Time 5/5 suggests that I think it's perfect. But what is perfection when it comes to art? Ashes of Time is perfectly itself, a perfect representation of what it set out to do. It is engaging. It is inspiring. It is challenging. It is brilliant. It is a wuxia untethered to the visual history of the genre, so the wonder and the mystery generally packed into the action and the plot instead permeate every aspect of the…
E is for Evilspeak
Evilspeak dares to ask the big questions we'd all like the answers to. Y'know, stuff like "How do you confront a bully?" "Is there a good excuse for being late to class?" and "What are the keys to the kingdom of Satan's magic?"
This movie is super fun, a totally '80s romp about Satan, soccer, and a computer ready and willing to help our hero perform a black mass. How can I…