I correctly guessed 9 out of the 24 categories, which is appalling. I shall be in my corner reprimanding myself.
Our most honored films are Roma (five awards), The Favourite (four awards), and Can You Ever Forgive Me? (three awards).
Works for your appreciation with gasp-inducing action sequences and an ethos that has fun with its legacy while moving in a new direction.
It gets a tad heavy-handed, but my eyes welled with tears of geeky joy at the film’s embrace of an optimism it steadfastly refuses to see as old-fashioned.
Cuz people are speculating what Brad Bird’s new flick Tomorrowland might be about, and then speculating how much folk will be upset if it turns out to be something else entirely…
A few shoulds off the top of my head: Bryan Singer. Brad Bird. Christopher Nolan. Joss Whedon. A few should-nots: Brett Ratner. Michael Bay.
…is that Brad Bird made Tom Cruise human again. Or perhaps for the first time.
What makes M:I4 so special and almost unique in the annals of kick-ass action is how up-close and personal it is.
Explosions. Wisecracks. Leaping. Shooting. Kissing. Grimacing. Rinse. Repeat.
Meaning not Have their older films improved with age? but Have they improved as artists with age?