Just a guy watching movies
TL;DR: There’s an unironic joke reference to Kavanaugh’s ‘I like beer’ line.
At face value, this is an above-average PG-13 horror movie.
Then there’s everything else in this dumpster fire of a movie...
They threw a bunch of of-the-moment ideas about feminism, toxic masculinity, problematic history & campus rape into a blender and poured it over a genre movie with no consideration, nuance or grace. For a movie that is allegedly about “strong women” it features some of the least…
okay, at one point lebron’s son asks where his dad went and don cheadle (who, commendably, really tries to bring it here) essentially responds that it’s in lebron’s nature to abandon family when he’s needed most, exemplified by the fact that lebron’s signed to different basketball teams over the course of his career. this idea that leaving an nba franchise - a multimillion, if not billion, dollar business entity - is exactly the same thing as abandoning your literal, flesh…