Crazycrone (crazycrone) wrote,

  • Mood:
  • Music:

Films Of The Week...

MAMA MIA was mindlessly entertaining. I was a bit surprised that Pierce Brosnan's singing voice was quite that lame, though. It also seemed to my sick mind that the scenes of huge surging crowds of manic, gyrating nubiles on the pull, on the beach and in the bar, were somehow sinister, a bit SUDDENLY, LAST SUMMER...
I expected a bit more of AGORA. The  dull, Kiera-alike Rachel Wiesz didn't convince me as brainbox Hypathia, though,and the story seemed mainly centred on the blokes who were in love with her. As far as I could tell, there was little concern for historical accuracy. It looked good, anyway.
PRECIOUS was very well done, and I found it interesting to see the 'star' types de-glammed to look like 'ordinary people'. I think Mariah Carey looks a lot cuter 'plain', actually., and I didn't realise that 'Nurse John' was Lenny Kravitz until the credits. All the acting was fine. I fail to see it all as particularly uplifting, though. Being a dismal pessimist, it seemed to me even more tragic that after her efforts and accomplishments in breaking away from all the abuse and ignorance, in 1987, with HIV, Precious would have almost certainly ended up dying 'orrible pretty soon.

  • My tweets

    Mon, 13:35: When dining in public, a lady should not shovel a handful of wasabi peas into her maw and call it "luncheon.":…

  • My tweets

    Sun, 19:47: Endless IckySticky...

  • Endless IckySticky...

    Today we finally got a bit of thunder and maybe 20 minutes of heavy rain. STILL no relief from the humidity, although thank gods, it's not quite…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.