Random Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

Epilepsy Surprisingly, nothing. Despite the fuckton of effects, action focus was generally on a character, meaning any background of flashing/electric blue light (there was some) was distorted a bit. General GOTG2 is a continuation of the hanging thread left at the end of GOTG1: Who is Peter’s dad. The question is answered super fast. I … More Random Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

Random Movie Review: Rogue One – A Star Wars Story

Epilepsy It’s a Star Wars movie. There’s blasters and blaster SFX. This movie IS, as everyone keeps saying, a war movie. It is a bit of a hard core take on the usual style of blasters. The effects are more frequent, and more in-your-face. And yet, I was not bothered in the least. It is never … More Random Movie Review: Rogue One – A Star Wars Story

Random Movie Review (Before the Movie Is Made, Director Review): Captain Marvel

So. Apparently Marvel Studios is considering three directors for their “upcoming” (in 2019, so upcoming is completely relative) Captain Marvel film. The short list is Niki Caro (Whale Rider, The Zookeeper’s Wife, McFarland USA); Leslie Glatter (Homeland, Newsroom, Mad Men, West Wing); Lorene Scafaria (Seeking a Friend for the End of  the World). I love all three of … More Random Movie Review (Before the Movie Is Made, Director Review): Captain Marvel