Perfect in every way
So, i actually wasn't that excited for Pearl. I liked X well enough, but it didn't really blow me away, and i thought a prequel was in danger of being superfluous, or even worse, complicating or cheapening the good qualities of the original installment.
I was very wrong.
Pearl is gorgeous, a technicolor, old-Hollywood style Deranged. Not only does it not cheapen X, it enrichens it at every turn and makes the character of Pearl an icon. Mia Goth carries…