Love the film, love the songs, love the performances, love the editing, love Zendaya ❤
If that makes me a freak, an exception, an anomaly and curiosity...then I'm proud to be one.
To go, to boldly (and very coldly) go where no Togo or Dafoe has ever gone before...
As someone who always enjoys a good underdog story, Togo also ran straight and swiftly into my heart, as well as my Top 3 in the canine category:
1. Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009)
2. Marley & Me (2008)
3. Togo (2019)
God creates dinosaurs
God destroys dinosaurs
God creates Steven Spielberg
Steven Spielberg creates dinosaurs
Dinosaurs inspire man
Man destroys God
The Indie-to-Hollywood Conversion Factory creates Colin Trevorrow
Colin Trevorrow reverse-engineers a beloved childhood favorite and puts most of the pieces back in a satisfying, nostalgic and highly entertaining fashion, if also neglecting the importance of character and the great, oh-so-great value of Goldblumian acting capabilities.
Second-rate writers inherit the earth
The world is changed. I feel it in the water. I feel it in the earth. I smell it in the funky air of my local HFR theatre.
Much that once was is lost, for no director now lives who remembers its subtle epicness.
It began with the forging of The Lord of the Rings trilogy and the great feels that followed.
Three feels were given to the Elves; immortal, wisest and fairest of all beings.
Seven to the Dwarf…