That’s the first of many problems with Kong: Skull Island—the tone is completely off from that of Godzilla. Sure, as directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts, there are moments of action and suspense similar to Edwards’ flick, but the tone of this film jumps up and down like a kangaroo in a bouncy castle. How can these two films cross over successfully when one is so starkly serious and the other so ludicrously flippant?
By: Daniel Reynolds My screening for Room was off to an auspicious start. To begin with, I had a headache and was feeling rundown. From the row behind me, there was […]
By: Daniel Reynolds It’s easy this time of year for films to get lost in the shuffle of the season’s final barrage of big name sequels, franchisees, and award-bait movies. […]