the looking into the camera bit was less clever and a little too "Dora the Explorer"
this was shockingly bad, maybe more shockingly average teetering towards bad, but still. if this'd had better, more experienced and talented screenwriters, then this might have actually been good. gaga is good, but with what material? when you're good with sub-par writing and lyrics that are literally just sung exposition? it wasn't fun.
also, this is something I don't normally notice in movies, but this was edited so oddly? like, there were a lot of very sudden jump-cuts? and it…
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on second watch:
1) I enjoyed it more. More of the jokes landed because I wasn't constantly trying to figure out what was going on. Although a lot of them definitely still felt like a this joke worked in a past movie, let's do it again thing.
2) I will always be angry that they fridged Gamora. But I wasn't taken aback by it this time, so I was able to maintain a constant level of anger.
3) Thanos's plan…