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Carman has written 1 review for films rated ★★½ during 2016.

  • Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk

    Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk

    ★★½

    on the 120 fps: the technique itself is fine but this movie needed a better budget to pull it off. for something that's supposed to look "realistic," its sets look cheap and phony and hardly lived-in. the faux Cowboys stadium hardly feels monstrous, like the real life one (or any NFL stadium for that matter). apparently shooting it with that technique made it way too expensive for more than few takes, and it shows.

    as for the film, there's an…