I stan Bisexual Queen Lorraine Broughton.
“Give me your FACE!”
This one fucked me up as a teenager. At the time I happily declared it “among the worst films ever made” and constantly obsessed over its “ineptitude” as I saw it. It lingered in my brain for years the same way some of my favourite films do. This was a foundational film-going experience for me. For better and definitely for worse.
Now as an adult, I think I’d probably take this over a lot of the…
Ho-boy, there's a lot of bullshit to unpack here.
This is a very dumb movie, but I might be more forgiving of it if it wasn't so blatantly tone deaf. But Marvel's need for its films since IRON MAN 3 to be "broadly topical" manifests here in a way where it's not just toothless, but instead it becomes Dangerously Ignorant.
But yeah, that's what happens when you try to make your movie as "fun" and "inclusive" as possible while still…