sometimes i watch movies
Takes place in an alternate universe where people read newspapers and they affect local politics. Pretty dated, but the dialogue is fun in a "no one would actually talk like this but it's pleasurable to listen to" kind of way, and the two lead men turn in entertaining and watchable performances.
Safe. That's the last thing I wanted this movie to be, but I can't think of it any other way. Sure, The Force Awakens was a fine movie, but it was basically a retread of A New Hope. I, and many others, hoped and thought the sequel would strike off in a new direction, or at least throw some curve balls. But despite some general gesticulation in the film's middle in the direction of upending the balance of things, this…
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Okay, I've read some stuff, done some thinking, and the one star stays. In retrospect, I also think I was extremely generous in my ratings of the first two episodes of the revival, but it was hard to know at the time because there was still a chance for the series to make good on Rory's awful character arc.
There are a few things to talk about. First of all, Rory is terrible. She's a terrible person, and has been…