guess i'll see you in the movies
i like ethan hawke
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Once Upon A Time In... Hollywood feels like QT at his laziest but also at his most intimate, personal and positive at the same time.
Instead of a tightly woven plot where characters are driven by revenge or deadly threats, you get a meandering story with characters facing real life struggles. Instead of scenes filled with tension you get scenes that celebrate things like life, imagination and cinema. Scenes like Sharon Tate walking out of the theatre filled with joy…
JJ vs Rian vs the audience.
This is what it comes down to.
This is the story.
With The Force Awakens, JJ Abrams delivered an incredibly solid and functioning comeback to the biggest franchise of all time. With it, he left a lot of open ends for the future installments. But what you have to keep in mind is that neither Disney nor he himself ever planned for him to make more than one movie. The trilogy was meant to…