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Not a review..

December 19, 2017 07:28PM
noticed something tonight that gave me solid evidence in my theory....

I had to sit through about 8, maybe 10 previews before the movie began. 30 minutes of them. After which, Star Wars, of course.

In not one of the movies previewed, and then again not once in the movie Star Wars.. was there a single bright and sunny day. Not one... ALL dark. Many shots at night but not all... but even in the daylight shots it was dark... EVEN in scenes were IN bright daylight.. filters were used to dull the skies, darken the sparse cloud cover, shadow the faces of the characters. There was not a SINGLE exception to this, not one.

It's not merely a trendy fad in today's film making, well, it is, but it's better described as 'an obsession'. I don't know if there is a 'dark' conspiracy behind it... plagiarism at it's worst... lack of creativity and originality... I don't know... but if you want to see a bright sunny day you're not going to find it in any of today's movies. - JamesJM

P.S. Someone will have an 'exception' so I reply: Prove it to me... and I'm NOT talking about a scene during daytime, plenty of those... I mean a BRIGHT - SUNNY - COLORFUL - DAY. Name ONE.

  Today's the day... Star Wars... (mostly about 3D)

JamesJM112December 19, 2017 11:47AM

  Not a review..

JamesJM29December 19, 2017 07:28PM

  Me waiting for the movie to start.. and my review... Attachments

JamesJM52December 19, 2017 07:58PM

  Is that lady behind you

waterfield32December 21, 2017 08:12PM

  walked away from it thinking the same thing

Ramsrule26December 25, 2017 11:41AM

  what might be my favorite scene

IowaRam26December 25, 2017 03:40PM

  I'm going today. . .

RAMbeau31December 20, 2017 07:07AM

  You should really cease with the gym replies...

JamesJM34December 20, 2017 04:20PM


IowaRam25December 21, 2017 03:48PM

  Re: well...........

RAMbeau31December 21, 2017 04:01PM

  Carrie Fisher, and my most favorite thing about this new movie...

JamesJM35December 20, 2017 08:46PM

  Saw it yesterday. A bit bummed how Disney has done Luke.

Ramgator29December 22, 2017 04:04PM

  Out with the old and in with the new....

JamesJM24December 22, 2017 04:32PM

  When Luke asked Rey who she was, she SHOULD'VE replied.....

Ramgator39December 22, 2017 05:33PM

  Finally saw it

IowaRam26December 25, 2017 08:27AM

  Disappointed.... spoilers inside..

sstrams28December 26, 2017 03:33AM

  The Skywalker saga will be coming to a end after episode IX

IowaRam23December 27, 2017 03:00PM

  Well, my question is...

sstrams20December 27, 2017 04:55PM

  Re: Well, my question is...

IowaRam27December 27, 2017 05:42PM

  Rebellions are built on hope

IowaRam20December 28, 2017 08:22AM

  Star Wars , nothing but Star Wars !!!

IowaRam13January 01, 2018 01:13PM