The Revenant, or how I like to call it: Leo’s journey to the Oscars. Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu pulls off another Oscar contender for 2016 following last year’s win, Birdman, with a gritty, violent, and LONG tale of one man’s will and strength to pull off one of the oldest revenge stories ever told. From a movie making standpoint, this movie pulled out a visual masterpiece making it more realistic looking and tugging at our heartstrings to root for the lead to live and succeed. However, film makers said to themselves that the only way to do that is by making it 2 hrs and 30+ mins. If not, these serious and hardcore tales are not authentic. So from a moviegoers standpoint, they could have cut out almost 45 mins of this film and still received those nominations. Continue reading
“Best part of going to the movies…the trailers.”
A movie experience at the theatre is not complete without trailers. So I want to give you a highlight of the trailers I saw while watching Spectre.