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First time I’ve seen this probably since it first came out. My memory is that it was a slick and well made film. I realised my memory was not as good as it should be about a minute into the film. That opening speech is meant to be cool and Tarantino-esq but it is fairly dreadful and poorly written. That’s kind of how the rest of the film is too. The performances are pretty poor and it’s really quite clunky in its writing. It does have a few good moments and it’s a quick and mindless watch though.
This Chazelle lad is 33. He’s made la la land, whiplash and now this. By 33 my top ten achievements included how to wire a plug and boil an egg.
After seeing this I’m probably not going to bother applying for an astronaut job now as it looks like loads of maths, lots of very dangerous maths.
Joking aside though this guy is a super talented film maker and we are going to have many years of great films from…
What an absolutely bananas films this is. It’s kind of like a mash up of dune, green lantern, the mask, perfect storm, valerian, Godzilla, and about another hundred films. It’s kind of like eating a ham and malteser sandwich with honey and garlic on it and although it sounds awful it turns out to be quite delicious!
I really enjoyed this as it is a lot of daft yet hugely imaginative fun. It’s all over the place but in a…