A spoiler free review of Super – “While it’s far from a “perfect” film, it’s incredibly unique, and at some points moving. Isn’t that why we go to the movies in the first place? On the other hand, Super is an exhausting film that leaves you feeling a bit empty inside. The laughs and violence were spectacular, but they couldn’t really mask the overall somber tone of the movie. The film did a great job of showing us why the world does NOT have super heroes. If you try and fight a criminal with a gun……”
Never Say Die!
Maybe I’m late to the party, but I just saw the new trailer for JJ.Abrams’ upcoming film Super 8 in front of Your Highness over the weekend, and... wow. If the trailer is any indication, Super 8 very much appears to be the spiritual successor to The Goonies sprinkled with a little bit of E.T.! So it’s a about a group of adventurous kids on an impossible adventure? YEP! Is there a chubby kid like Chunk? Totally! This is too good to be true; are there pirates and mobsters?… nope…just smoke monsters…. In all honesty I can say that I’m finally excited about a movie!