Saturday, May 17th, 2008


 movie coverI'd rather be watching TV![IMDB link] [Netflix link] I’m sure most people who are going to watch this already have, but I had decided against it, based on what I perceived as over-hype (I also never saw Independence Day or Titanic). Then I noticed it was directed by Ridley Scott, of Blade Runner and Alien fame. After seeing that Ian didn’t like it, I asked him for reassurance, and he said that, at the very least, I would get “epic violence” out of it. So I figured, what the hell — we’ve been watching so many comedies… Let’s do an action/drama/revenge flick instead. It was entertaining, but… Not quite my favorite genre. And the 126th best movie of all time? You have GOT to be fucking kidding me!
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