The beautiful colors from beautiful films.
I noticed I was clinching my jaw during the flight sequences because that were inducing so much anxiety. The sound design in this is amazing, its not something I would normally notice, but cracks and creeks of the ships, and just some many little sound touches really make it all so much more immersive. Nearly the entire movie is shot like it was on a handy cam, that really lends its self well to this biography style film, and gives…
So Im just gonna great this down into a +/- list, this movie is A LAND OF CONTRAST.
+ The supporting case, Samuel L. Jackson brings his Snakes on a Plane energy. Anthony Mackie plays a good straight man. Cobie Smulders when she pops up has the right kind of energy for this.
- Emo Bucky Barnes is a complete nothing. For a movie called The Winter Soldier, you get literally no development of the winter soldier. Also the shot…
This is my first time watching Captain America since it came out, and its still a pretty good movie. I forgot how much CG was used and it kinda gives off BIG Sky Captain and the World of Tommorow vibes. Seeing Chris Evans face CG'd on a tiny body for the first 1/3 of the film is super distracting since we know hes a tall pile of chiseled muscle in real life, so its a weird disconnect seeing him like that. But its all just a big silly ass popcorn movie thats still fun to watch.