You know what? I don’t have a lot to say. This movie is fine. It’s not bad, it’s not great. There’s not a lot to it, but it’s entertaining and the actors help give it a certain charm. It perhaps over focuses on the villains, but that’s fairly standard for a superhero sequel and it’s pretty fun to watch Pedro Pascal chew the scenery. Yeah, not much to it.
Borat's second outing is, as one would expect, lacking in the uniqueness that made the first film so special. As effective as the original's ability to turn a mirror onto America's dark side was, it holds a little less weight in this day and age. Blame social media, which constantly shines that mirror on the dark spots every single second of every single day.
Still, this film does manage to find some new ways to set itself apart from its…
I'd be lying if i said I wasn't a little disappointed with Wendy. Beasts of the Southern Wild was my favorite film of 2012, so perhaps I simply set my expectations too high. While it wasn't a bad film by any means, the film's lack of character work means that it's difficult to connect to on an emotional level. None of the kids really stand out that much, aside from Peter and Wendy, and even Peter feels underdeveloped as a…