STOP THE WORLD I WANT TO GET OFF
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Went up a 1/2 star on rewatch, only complaints are occasionally dodgy CG and a lack of memorable score - a common complaint of mine for these MCU films. If you want a fun, spoiler-filled discussion check out ep #327 of the podcast here where we also played trivia related to the film. That trivia is below, with the answers in the first comment - how well can you do?
1 - What is the name of the artifact…
In theaters October 31, 2014.
Wow, what a deliciously creepy film first-time director Dan Gillroy has here. Gyllenhaal plays his hand perfectly as a cold obsessive who finds career opportunity in capturing crime footage as fast and as grizzly as possible in order to sell it at the highest price to the local news, a pursuit that eventually leads him to bend the rules of the game - along with everyone around him. A+, would watch again.
Discussed in episode…
It seems ppl are looking for Mad Max: Fury Road talk so we decided to release next Monday's podcast episode early, exclusively to the Letterboxd community. Here's a direct link to the spoiler-free show mp3, enjoy!
Yes, yes, yes, a million times YES.
Mad Max: Fury Road is exactly what I want from a sequel/reboot of a beloved genre property: Put the control squarely back in the hands of its original creator (George Miller), juice the budget, and get the…