A beautiful ode to living in the moment and the disenfranchised Mexican countryside.
Why do they speak english?
Jokes aside, this is a better than typical marvel fare. Michael B Jordan's villain is pretty strong and the score is great. The production design and afrofuturistic aesthetic is pretty rad too, but i wish it was explored further.
Unfortunately, a lot of the action sequences don't stand out. The first one is particualarly painful to watch and the cgi is just awful. I'm glad that there were less quips than most marvel films but…
This is far and away the best film of the year.
The direction is incredible. It's slow, hypnotic, edited like a memory. Every shot holds a magical essence of memories of a lost summer, of a life-changing experience, of love and heartbreak. So much is said in images. When there's freedom we get sweeping shots of the Italian countryside, when there's danger we get close and dark, it doesn't seem right. We can see character intention's through their blocking and…