Jesus. That new 4K restoration looked beautiful up on the big screen. Heat is still easily the best film Mann has made.
I used to think that Miami Vice was one of Mann's worst films. I don't know if it was expectations built in or just being too young when I saw the film originally. Either way, I was wrong.
Today I watched the Unrated Directors Cut and it's really freaking good. I don't really know how to describe it. It's just fucking cool. The colors, the mood, the shootouts, the music, etc. It all worked for me this go round.
Fucking Michael Mann. To put it simply, he's a God walking amongst men.
No one does fucked up quite like Fincher. That being said I fucking loved this. Granted, I may be a tad bit biased based on my love for Fincher (he is my favorite director). But, this was excellent.
Having read the book I was worried about how this story would translate to film. Calm down everyone, it worked out just fine. Props to Gillian Flynn to sticking to her story and writing one hell of a screenplay. And props to…
Today, I embarked on a journey. A joint journey in which Gustav letterboxd.com/gustavr/ and I are very excited about. Over the next few weeks we will be going back and re-watching some of our all time favorite films. Today we began with the love of my life, Children of Men.
When I was in the eighth grade, my love for films truly began. I was on my way to Florida on a family vacation and had rented some movies off…