Showed this to my little sister today. She loved it. I wasn't paying much attention to it but obviously it's great. Huge respect to the ending, one of the greatest of all time. Also the score. Didn't ever notice how good the score was till now. Sorry for the short review I just don't have much to say.
This is fantastic, and yes, is better than Alien. I just prefer James Camerons direction to almost anybody else. The addition of Newt is smart and gives Ripley much more heart than she did in the first movie. It's not my favorite film, maybe my second favorite James Cameron movie. Sigourney Weaver is great, Carrie Henn has a very underrated child performance. This is more of an action movie than a horror movie, and I like the movie for it. I'm not a big fan of the alien franchise, but I like this. One of my new favorites.
Another one of my most anticipated movies... Ever. This was a masterpiece. Even better than la la land probably. The characters are so developed, and I'm not sure just how much I should hate Fletcher. Obviously the editing and cinematography is fantastic, some of the best. An underrated part of this movie is the claustrophobia, scenes where they're stuck in a room with the teacher, and you feel it as much as they did. I wish Chazelle used more of…
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Not a fan of spoiler reviews but I couldn't do this movie justice without it.
The fact that this came out in the same year as la la land and arrival. 2016 was definitely an underrated year for film. This is the quintessential action movie, and these are some reasons why. The hero is your normal every man, however he is selfish. He has room to grow, but more than somebody like John McLane, he has a full character arc,…