I DIDNT KNOW DREAMS COULD KNOW YOUR NAME
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World 2003
"The simple truth is, not all of us become
the men we once hoped we might be.
But we are God's creatures."
Open the cages.
The last years of his life, my grandpa had trouble getting about. He couldn't hear very well, and he couldn't move very well either. He could still see, though, and so he liked to read. He was a fan of the the Master and Commander books, and he was very excited to hear…
Polite Society 2023
Very cute! Edgar Wright this, Edgar Wright that - whatever! The name of the genre is “CBBCore” and that is that!! A litany of Traceybeakerisms means this takes a while to settle into itself and yourself - especially if hearing Oxford School of Drama enunciation triggers your fight-or-flight response - but once it gets going, it is a really enjoyable family film of no real consequence. Ideas-wise, it sadly skims the outermost layer of an onion that smells like it…
One Piece: Baron Omatsuri and the Secret Island 2005
The only time someone other than Eiichiro Oda has truly understood the will of One Piece and ironically, it’s with a story that I think Oda himself could never tell - such is the intrinsically holy value of the Strawhat family. This explores channels of the adventure that feel almost taboo for a saga that has always put friendship and camradarie before all else. A very, very risky experiment that paid off better than anyone could ever have imagined.