Taron Edgerton, a relative newcomer to the screen, knocks it out of the park as Sir Elton John.
This isn't the normal movie about a singer in the lows of life and in need of a redemptive arc.
Full of grit and raw, powerful emotion, this amazingly-directed and acted thriller is pure dynamite and absolutely worth the watch!
Despite my initial zest, The Souvenir is such a plodding, disjointed affair that tries so hard to be "arty" that its message is utterly lost.
Can we truly escape our own past actions, especially when they fill us with guilt? And just how heavy can guilt weigh on our conscience?
We've often heard the adage that "War is Hell," but is it truly this damn...insane?
I hope I never have to find out.
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David Milch had a monumental task at hand. How do you go about wrapping up three seasons of television in the space of a single movie?
Like Primer, this matches a high concept with a low budget and produces something memorable for fans of both science fiction and drama. It can also be quite funny at times.
If this is indeed the land of the free, it has to be such for everyone, not just those we agree with and pray next to on Sundays.
I think it's safe to say that we are all a little worried about our futures. But, personally, I never had my own Mrs. Robinson. And that's probably a good thing.
The humor in the script is great and provides a plethora of laugh out loud moments, especially given the wonderful (and unexpected?) chemistry of Rogen and Theron.
Even the coolest moments cannot save this terrible script.
The film is as vibrant and alive as one would imagine a paradise would be, and it bursts free in ways its characters have only previously dreamt of doing.
If this expands into its own twisted universe, I will keep on tuning in because the concept is too intriguing, but I was certainly hoping for a bit more here.