Richard Williams raised two tennis progedies and also could draw really well
For what is supposed to be the big Oscar film this year, I'm kinda surprised at how just OK it is. A film that wants to be Kenneth Branagh's Roma along with a little Cinema Paradiso. It does feel like that old fashioned Oscar bait. A broad country wide event as a backdrop for a family just trying to survive. And the main kid using cinema as an escape. American films of course.
Shot digitally with a black and white…
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Imagine you are waking up like normal. You are in your everyday world. No kids, but a fiance. Loving family. You like your life.
Suddenly you are told by Adam Sandler that you are actually married to him, have had multiple children with him, and live on a boat with him in Alaska.
Repeat this everyday for the rest of your life.
Now what if I told you that this isn't a horror movie ending, but a romantic comedy ending?
I hate you Air Bud.
I hate that from 4th grade on every time we could pick a movie to watch on Friday the entire class picked this god damn movie. It didn't matter what the other choice was. Aladdin. Lion King. Matilda. All Dogs Go To Heaven.
NOPE! PLAY AIR BUD AGAIN!
Then there's always that one kid who's like "The dog died after the movie was over" and then the girl who just believes him and starts crying…