The premise and visuals of Marvel’s latest cinematic outing possess a shadow of the spirit Wright was set to offer while feeling the strain of rewrites and retooling Marvel ultimately laid down.
All these little touches of reality, in tandem to the film’s themes of self-worth and commitment, firmly root Trainwreck excitingly in the world of 2015.
“Is this supposed to be funny or serious?” was a question I found myself readily asking in Dope. However, this uncertainty was less of a chore and felt more of an act of discovery, both for myself and the filmmakers.
In a film filled with robotic death machines, Jai Courtney’s no-note performance is perhaps Skynet’s greatest weapon.
Let me make this short and sweet: I love watching movies and writing about them. There, is that good enough for ya?