Movies are dumb. I should not watch them.
This hit me really hard. I have been struggling a lot for a long time and this year I finally managed to overcome a bunch of stuff despite everything, and this movie really connected with me. It was unexpected and very heartfelt and breathtakingly animated. Easily in my top of the year and easily in my top 5 Pixar movies. Wow I have missed you Pixar.
This is, without a doubt, the worst Star Wars movie of them all. It adds nothing to the saga, and actually detracts from it by bringing back Palpatine. Screw spoilers, because those are a fake concept and there is nothing worth spoiling in this movie. The sequel trilogy is now entirely pointless due to this movie’s existence. People will blame Rian Johnson, but this is JJ Abrams’s and Kathleen Kennedy’s fault entirely. Abrams’s mystery box storytelling, Macguffin chasing, and creatively…