I need you to do more and speak less.
A clever and brilliant movie.
If Jennifer’s Body released in 2019 and was distributed by A24…The reception would be night and day.
This is a sad observation. The harsh truth is the collective conscious of the American public* will never truly be progressive. They will always be catching up.
Whether it’s films about capitalism, white supremacy, or treatment of women in society.
Don’t believe me? Look at the reception of Parasite, Get Out, and Promising Young Woman
The truly dismal realization…
I liked Shang-Chi for a couple reasons.
- When it comes to superhero movies, origin stories are never exciting to watch because the character isn’t at their full potential. The first film is usually the building block. This means it will spend time establishing relationships, providing background information, or other narrative elements. However, my biggest crux is in origin stories is that the protagonist getting their ass whooped due to their inability and inexperience. This is not the case with…