obviously not a great movie but Wan will *always* cook with the action and for some reason, this and THE MEG 2 are the only mainstream blockbusters to directly invoke and (lol) "tackle" climate change. gets very fun with the colorful spectacle and monster shenanigans. Wan stanning PLANET OF THE VAMPIRES to the point where he just has bad guys wear the same suits but underwater... lol ilysm king. orm naruto running is so good.
Well… it’s not very good. There is still something to be said about the blocking, costuming and effects work being pretty remarkable for a production that otherwise cannot function properly on its own merits as a piece of narrative art. Zero purpose in its existence beyond us getting to point and say, “at least it’s not the worst live-action version of this franchise anymore.”
“Through the darkness of future past
The magician longs to see
One chance out between two worlds
Fire walk with me.”
FOR THE LOVE OF GOD, DON’T READ THIS IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN “TWIN PEAKS: THE RETURN”
In the original run of Twin Peaks David Lynch and Mark Frost were never going to say who killed Laura Palmer. Only after pressure from executives at ABC did they reveal the murderer. Lynch called Laura Palmer’s death “the goose that laid the…