“hit him with the blinding power of american sunshine!”
himbo spike jonze tries to out muscle a tank. i love cinema!
this isn’t just any war movie, it’s a tear gassed, stress fest heist, camouflaged in the heart of a senseless cycle of war and tragedy. the immense greed of consumer culture visualized in front of an occupied, eruptive kuwaiti backdrop. known for character driven films, david o. russell produced a compelling and provocative blend of zest, wit, action and a conundrum of gold versus morals.
its distinct hues almost look like they haven’t been color corrected. the vibrant shift is felt as a hyper sense of awareness to the characters’ environment, both physically and politically. these guys, like most…