pretending to be a character from a pretentious indie.
Park Hoon-jung's neo-noir mob movie, Night in Paradise was totally "my shit" on so many specific levels. An ambient mood piece, drenched with melancholy whose plot may seem familiar but the treatment is deliciously enticing. Poetic with it's minimalism, excessive & brutal in it's violence, heavily atmospheric from start to finish, every single shot beautifully filmed.
Extreme Job was an absolute blast! A winning cast, appealing characters and wacky gags make it genuinely charming & crowd-pleasing action comedy with a fresh take on the cop movie format filled with heart, humor and hard-hitting action choreography. Tho, it kinda dips in the middle, it would have been a much better paced movie if they had trimmed like 15-20 mins from it.
This show would have been a much better if it was just about Bucky and Sam hanging out in Sam’s home town fixing boats & running a fishing business.
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier can be summed up in a phrase - missed opportunities. It's fun in parts but the show is poorly structured & choppily edited, the whole thing felt disjointed, rushed & ultimately unearned. The issue is they made the show too big too early & introduced many characters without properly…