Nice to see Campbell Scott again, it’s been awhile (last seen by me in THE EXORCISM OF EMILY ROSE) and he has some fun with his role. Likewise, Jeff Goldblum livens things up whenever he’s allowed to poke and prod at how ridiculously dumb this franchise has become. “Jurassic World, not a fan.” Yep, pretty much sums it up.
Second viewing of finished film, umpteenth viewing of film in some form and I watched all the dailies while I was working on the film as an Apprentice Editor before it was moved to the UK to finish editing in order to take advantage of rebates. I'm gobsmacked by Hanks' take on post traumatic shock every time I see it, I remember watching the dailies and the first take, the medic kept messing up her take but Hanks guided her…
Editors are not usually recognized as auteur figures but Hank Corwin is a special case, he has such a distinctive style that it shapes whatever material he touches and it becomes uniquely his own. You will notice a couple things if you look at his IMDB, one that he a credited editor on Oliver Stone's most aggressively edited features, NATURAL BORN KILLERS to U-TURN and I think it's fair to assume much of the hyperkinetic editing and jarring rhythms of…