Justice League’s heroes are barely strong enough to fight off the film’s (many, many) flaws

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TNdE1Gq_a1c   When Batman v. Superman came out in 2016 I saw a movie that was, in short, not good. But it’s not good in ways that feel unique to it. It was bad because director Zack Snyder took a risk by doing something bold and sadly fell short. I would even go as … Continue reading Justice League’s heroes are barely strong enough to fight off the film’s (many, many) flaws

Gal Gadot and Patty Jenkins bring us the hero we need in Wonder Woman

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x5GMZ7enOvw As I walked out of Wonder Woman the immediate wave of feelings surging through my body were that of indestructibility, inspiration and fearlessness.  It wasn’t unlike the sensations you get after landing a new job, successfully flirting with someone attractive, or watching a pig and tiger become best friends. I felt like the world … Continue reading Gal Gadot and Patty Jenkins bring us the hero we need in Wonder Woman