Cracks in a shell, earth caving with the intention to swallow, sick without hope, the selfishness and ignorance of those surrounding you; and of yourself. The wind will carry you through anything, it takes patience, a strong will, and incredible optimism, but it will happen. There's a sinisterity of nature that we all encounter at some stage, so let the wind carry you, let the very thing that has you in that hopeless position carry you out of it, then…
La Boeuf is probably a pedophile (at the very least he wants to dabble); he prefers to be called La Beef for one, he makes a "saucy", his word, not mine, remark about kissing a 14-year-old, and later spanks her... as punishment? 😈. I don't know about you, but ̶I̶ ̶w̶i̶s̶h̶ ̶t̶h̶a̶t̶ ̶w̶e̶r̶e̶ ̶m̶e̶ that's pretty creepy behaviour, to say the least.
Now, I have said the least, here's the mini-review.
There's a great film in here, unfortunately, Henry Hathaway…
Reluctantly I went and I paid to see ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ in cinemas. I didn’t want to be there but still sat with a furrowed brow and watched respectfully, unlike a large portion of the packed full theatre. Stop clapping, cheering and clamouring during every moment of peace. You’re allowed to enjoy the movie, but don’t ruin it for everyone else.
Nothing is surprising or interesting. The story goes exactly where you’d expect, the writing is as bad as you’d…
So annoyed I missed phantom thread in cinemas, would have loved to have seen it in 70mm.
I loved it, it's my favourite Paul Thomas Anderson film at this stage, although I'll have to re-watch there will be blood to confirm.
It's clear that love and care went into the making of this film. The production design sends you back in time to 1950's London, this is only reinforced by the use of dialect of the period.
Reynolds Woodcock and…