After enduring the ridiculously over-the-top musical introduction accompanied by mood-setting shots of space, it also would be overly optimistic to expect the script to demonstrate the slightest subtlety or intelligence. Instead, the audience must endure 158 minutes of mind-numbingly uninspired character interactions, and dialogue that would make an average 5th grader blush.
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In terms of big dumb popcorn flicks, Poseidon has to be THE prime example. It’s full of BIG THINGS – a BIG SHIP, a BIG WAVE and BIG EXPLOSIONS. The film doesn’t exactly aim too high, which means that it’s Continue reading Poseidon→
Once again we have a Japanese film set in a post apocalyptic world. It’s really quite sad when you realise that the notion of total and utter destruction has not (and apparently never will) left the Japanese psyche.
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