Wrote about Buster Keaton's sweetest film for The Solute!
I think I must have watched a different Geostorm to everyone else, because this was... insanely fun. Powerfully stupid, yes, but anyone who can watch the scene in which Abbie Cornish kills a bunch of government goons while driving backwards through a lightning storm, prompting kidnapped president Andy Garcia to quip "marry her!" at a flustered Jim Sturgess.. and then give it one star? You people do not live in the same world as me.
See also: Gerard Butler's elaborate…
So extremely 90s. Araki is a blind spot that I was keen to fill, I'm not entirely sure whether this was the best introduction. I generally enjoy "lovers on the run" type movies and this one has the interesting idea of making it a threesome of lovers, so it's a complex love triangle as well as a crime spree. I was immediately intrigued by the main couple (Rose Magowan spitting vitriol, James Duval being one of those naive stoners I…