At first I didn’t like The Huntsman: Winter’s War. Then, as I kept watching, it seemed to find its footing a bit and I began to see that there was a great movie in here, struggling to get out. What’s more, I had this nagging feeling that I’d seen this great movie before. Near the end of the movie, I realized where I’d seen it – in the trailer. At 2 minutes, 30 seconds, the trailer for The Huntsman, Winter’s War, was a gorgeous cinematic masterpiece. What I saw this afternoon was the same film except it was 113 minutes too long. Read more
Crimson Peak felt like a guilty pleasure for me. I couldn’t tell if it was good or bad because I’m a sucker for Victorian Era stuff. I loved this film since I first saw the trailer for it; actually seeing it was just confirmation. But if you like the trailer, you’ll love the movie. It is exactly as advertised.