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A truly delightful little gem. Be warned this is a very 2008 movie, f slurs are dropped, there's boundless amounts of domestic violence and assault. But also it's a great time???
Also I'm saying this is an asexual person, there's a really excellent sex scene in this movie. Diego Luna and Ariadna Gil acted the shit out of it.
Thematically incoherent, periodically entertaining and heartfelt.
I loved Okoye and Anika, I loved Shuri, I didn't love that this movie insists on parading around Martin Freeman as the one nice CIA man. No amount of colonizer jokes make that bit work.
Tenoch Huerta as Namor is endlessly magnetic, I wish his motivations made any sense. Instead it's the thing that most marvel properties have been doing lately where the villains say things that are generally true and make sense but then they insist on doing murder so we can't agree with them 'too much.'
Also why did the aspect ratio keep changing??????
Y'all...I did not like this movie at all. I'm still struggling to parse if I think it was a bad movie but I definitely didn't like it. While the filmmaking style is virtuosic as always, half the tricks on display I had seen before in Sense8 and then there's the muddled messaging that asks the audience to empathize with an abused woman and her abusers which is truly baffling.
And just for extra bonus points we have a person of…