I'm not saying we should arrest and prosecute Ron Howard and J.D. Vance for this but you need to unde...ya know what, changed my mind, arrest, prosecute, jail Howard & Vance, and man an interstellar mission to the far-out edges of space to throw the key in an actual black hole.
Oppenheimer seems like a very nice guy and one hell of a researcher, but he also neutralizes Herzog here in a way he didn't in Into the Inferno. Whenever Clive is on screen explaining what happened, rather than allowing Herzog to ramble in his own passionate, poetic pace, I got a distinct Netflix nature doc vibe and it renders part of this fascinating subject flat and strictly informative rather than spectacular and celestial. Definitely a few solid Herzog passages to…