I like movies.
I knew of Rope as being one of Alfred Hitchcock’s earlier and lesser known movies, yet one that’s very well received. It’s also known as that movie from him that’s made to be looking like it’s all filmed in one shot. Released in the late 1940s, it was very innovative for its time, introducing a number of filmmaking experiments that other films hadn’t done. Even beyond those however, Rope is still a really good movie on its own, and very…
After the Saw movies concluded with the embarrassing Saw 3D: The Final Chapter, it seemed like that was it for the series. However, a Saw movie following on after that point was in development for some time, emerging as Jigsaw in 2017. With it being 7 years after the last film and seeming to have a fresh start without the convoluted storylines, Jigsaw might be what the years-dead franchise needed. It made for an enjoyable movie in the series, however…
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Originally written on August 6, 2016.
Batman v Superman was an extremely divisive movie upon its release, particularly with the direction that they took the movie and its iconic characters. However from what I can tell, the 3-hour cut is generally more well received. Whether this version will make you like it more depends on your problems with the original version, if your issues were the pacing and editing you might like this more. If your issues were…