Film Review: Thunder Force
A fun romp, as always a great performance from Mellisa Macarthy. A fun, family-friendly film. 7.5/10.0
Gerard Butler and Morena Baccarin (who will forever be Inara Serra in my mind) turn in good performances in this action-romp. It’s a fairly linear telling of a story, unlike the better 2012, but I enjoyed it. They did kind of rip-off the last scene from 2012 though, or maybe it’s an hommage. 7.5/10.0
Another old movie, and one looking its age. However, it’s doing so in the look-at-that-old-car and wow-what-a-funny-mobile-phone way, rather than the cringing racism and casual misogyny of films like Animal House and the like. This is a feel-good romance in the classic sense, that works as well through the lens of 2021 as it did in 2002. Hugh Grant and...