Cognitive dissonance be like:
“I hate kids, man!”
*proceeds to save them from burning to a crisp*
Batman v Superman presents certain ideas and issues regarding superheroes in the world the likes of which never fully explored in a film. There is a new level of depth found here, as it deals with social and religious controversies in such new ways. The issues similarly found in previous superhero films such as Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Spider-Man 2, but it is done with such a level of nuance that leaves me absolutely astonished. These heroes are…
Every shot, every angle, every frame in La La Land is perfect. I've seen few films use sound, stage production, choreography, and especially color so well. The movie is absolutely breathtaking. Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone deserve every praise they get, masterfully embodying their characters and, as for the songs, I've not even attempted to get them out of my head for days on repeat. Damien Chazelle struck home again.