I deliberately refused to watch that Amazon Jack Ryan show specifically because they used this goddamn song in the trailer.
It pisses me off no end that the slow, turgid, whiny Gary Jules version is now the one everyone seems to associate with the original, and superior, Tears for Fears song.
Don’t be beefing on my new protégé, MC Waify Waif.
Can’t take my eyes off of you -Frankie Valli and the four seasons- great great song - used beautifully in the Deer Hunter
Boy I can remember when this film took off in college. It was the year Chris Moneymaker came from nowhere to win the WSOP main event, being the first to qualify out of an online game for the series. His win was a mind blower, and after that the WSOP was something we’d gather to watch while playing cards, and pretty… Read more
Even though The Dark Knight is clearly the superior film and has maybe the best villain in movie history, I have to agree that Batman Begins has always been my favorite, mostly because of the visual design. I understand TDK deliberately made Gotham look more like real-life Chicago/New York in order to ground it in… Read more
That’s similar to my take: I’ve always said that they should have split TDK into two movies, with a Joker-dominated first movie, and then a Two Face-centric second installment released six months or a year after. End the first film basically with the Joker escaping and Rachel dying. I think the first half of TDK is… Read more
Meh. The big problem that the Star Wars films have is that they’re focusing too much on such a short period of time. It shows a lack of faith in their ability to create new stories in a galactic setting buzzing with space magic and spaceships, which is...well, frankly, a bummer. You have Filoni and his crew doing that… Read more