I’ve been away too long
You know when you're lying in bed with your partner, and it's morning but you're not really up yet, and you look over at his or her head and just kind of have an out-of-body experience, where you realize that there's a brain inside that skull, a brain about the size of your two fists put together, and that brain is actually EVERY SINGLE THING about this person that you know and love and hate and everything else, and you…
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Unsorted thoughts, all of them blissfully happy:
- This is a Star Wars fan's Star Wars movie, through and through. This makes it different from fan-service. THE LAST JEDI aches with obsessive love for, and thought about, the Star Wars trilogy... and what it can mean.
- There are different kinds of shots and visualizations here than we've seen in a Star Wars movie before. And very different kinds of jokes.
- Poe in his X-Wing. Paige in her bomber.…