I realized during that barbershop scene that they were going to kill Phil’s dad - it was just so obviously a passing-of-the-torch moment - but that final memorial scene still felt abrupt and the message unearned. In the early seasons there’s that arc where Luke befriends the grumpy old neighbor man. He passes away and… Read more
Just watched Solo a second time with my partner who hadn’t seen it during theatrical release, and it really is a fun ride.
Important to note is that The Witcher’s comic relief also comes from Geralt himself. Cavill knows how to play him to a tee, and it really helps in that regard with the way he gives Geralt that “old man who’s done with this shit” vibe. I’ll never forget the conclusion of the Law Of Surprise scene, that shit was… Read more
I think what we need is a legit Shadowrun movie. I was hoping Bright would scratch that itch, but it just wasn’t good.
As I age, the shift of everything to a “you don’t actually own it, it’s a SUBSCRIPTION you pay forever” is turning out to be the first thing to make me full-on old man yells at clouds angry whenever it comes up in conversation. I guess it had to be something eventually, but it has been a surprise.
So, if Darth Vader had the thingie, then he knew about The Emperor’s Sith hideout with all the cloning technology and the floating cube and the hundreds of weird hooded followers. So shouldn’t his last words have been, “Luke, go to my house, get the map from my closet, and make sure that guy is really dead.”