My complete movie breakdown of “Joker” (2019), following the stages of the Hero’s Journey. It works perfectly.Read More “Joker” (2019): the Hero’s Journey of a Fallen Angel in 13 stages, explained.
My impressions about “Joker” and some thoughts about its cultural impact and interpretations. Did I like it? A LOT. Warning: heavy spoilers.Read More This “Joker” is not there to put a smile on your face
The latest film in the DC cinematic universe is… disappointing. There isn’t much more I can say. True. It was marked by a troubled production history: Zack Snyder (“Man of Steel”, “Batman vs Superman”) had to abandon the project mid-way for the tragic death of his daughter, and this led Joss Whedon (“The Avengers” and “The […]Read More “Justice League” (2017): a totally forgettable movie that risks nothing, and achieves nothing
If I had to choose an alternate title for this post, it would be: Back to The Future. I even have the soundtrack of the classic 80s movie going on in my mind right now! And then I understood why. Because in “Share the Right Story” – training course co-funded by the European programme Erasmus+ – […]Read More Share the Right Story
“How best to describe it?” says Alfred when he sees… *something towards the end*. The same words could apply to the whole movie. It could have been many, many different things. It tries to be some of them. So in the end, does it deliver? In my opinion, yes – almost completely! Directed by Zack Snyder, who […]Read More “Batman vs Superman” – flawed and daring, is a journey into the shadows of the Superhero archetype
Often, the most exciting part of a story is when the “company of heroes” is formed. Many of such names are so iconic that have become symbols in their own right, so that just mentioning one of those legendary groups carries meaning beyond the simple sound of the words: “The Fellowship of the Ring“, “The Argonauts“, […]Read More Friends, Foes and All Those in Between