sneaking in segments of movies while my 3yr old naps
Give me 8 hours of this linear epic shit! More foxes. More swingers. Order/Chaos dichotomies. Most definitely more Barry Keoghan.
But not just an elaboration of what was, give me further trials, obstacles and arbitrary encounters.
No. I don’t want a mini-series.
Strap me to the theater seat and demand unwavering patience.
Sure, postulate a few hypothetical branching realities…
But get me to the Green Chapel for eventual ‘resolution’ at hour 8.
I cannot be more adamant about the 8…
So lovely. This 10 episode series can be easily watched in one-sitting (109 min), making for a real cinematic experience. I didn’t want it to end and when it did I begged myself to revisit the ‘Unknown’. Full disclosure: I’m a sucker for a fantastical linear epic but OTGW takes this paradigm to unbelievable levels of depth and world-building in its limited runtime.
Think Pilgrim’s Progress but replace religious salvation with self-actualized disorientation (and add whimsy).
You can easily find…