Rantglass - because that's how things are.

Avada kedavra.

Well, the posters had been quite eye-catching. While they did exude a certain degree of intrigue and mystery, it was always those blow-wind-in-face-and-make-hair-flying-furiously types that attracted me, while the characters stand stonily, staring off into the distance with stoic expression on their faces. They would not even have lifted a finger if there were a bee buzzing around their heads.

It made everything looked so… er, cool.

Except that these posters belonged to a kid’s movie.

Embarassingly enough, it made me want to be a part of the movie, too.

I would rate the first two movies in the series as average; I found them slow in pace, and the annoying squeaks of the squarish house-elf that reminded me of Binks irked me very much. I have yet to watch the third movie in its entirety, and the bits and pieces that I did catch hardly left any impression on me.

But this one was very much better. It was probably because it was more of an action-packed affair (I like to be always at the edge of my seat). I went into the cinema without any expectations, but left with a happy grin on my face. I found it simply amazing to watch the young cast grow and mature as the movies progress. I wonder how it is like, growing up in movie sets and stacks of scripts instead of history textbooks on your study table.

Yes, I do find both Radcliffe and Watson very – for a lack of a better word – interesting. So sue me.

Besides, as pointed out here earlier: when did a ferret ever become a burung?

On air now: War On War, Wilco

Details of this entry.Monday, November 28, 2005, filed under Reviews.
This entry is open to comments.
Recent tracks played are displayed on Last.fm.,

  1. Maybe they thought a PARROT and a FERRET Are one and the same….
    eyeris | 29/11/05 05:24 PM

  2. Eyeris – Heh. I wonder how do they do subtitles… do they do it without actually watching or referring to the movie? They should have notice that the ferret doesn’t sprout feathers…
    Strizzt | 29/11/05 08:01 PM

About the odd pilot.
Guess who?Female, Malaysia. See who is the odd pilot. Use the backtracker.

Twitter @rhymeglass.View Twitter feed here. Categories.
Blogger Archives
Nanowrimo 2005
Flickr @rayglass.

All content, photographs, and design © Strizzt, 2001-2015 (unless stated otherwise). This website is powered by Textpattern, and is best viewed on a screen resolution of 1024x768 pixels.

home  |  the odd pilot  |  backtracker  |  rss  |  atom  |   online   |