I posted Fancy Hotel
, a Person of Interest/The Night Manager ficlet. Zoe and John were the focus of the prompt and remain the focus of the fic, but I had TNM on my mind and it was the spark for me. I wish I could have come up with a better title, but at least I managed a summary.
I caught up with B99 3.14 Karen Peralta( Itsy-Bitsy Spider )
Of course, I’m now behind again because I chose to watch Scorpion (post to come).
I went to see a double-bill of films yesterday for the first time in ages. First was Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice. Yes, I know. One word review: ponderous.( more words )
There were lots of problems, but I’ll focus on the most relevant one, which is that you’ve seen the trailer(s), and who hasn't given the promo push, most of the film will not come as a surpise.
And before this film a new-to-me Captain America: Civil War trailer aired and I think that contained a major development that made me clap my hands to my mouth in disbelief that they’d show that now. What is wrong with the people behind cutting these trailers? Stick to the first third, show glimpses of the main characters, give a flavour of the mood...people are going to go see films featuring Captain America, Iron Man, Batman and Superman!
Having said that, The Lego Batman Movie trailer filled me with glee.
What I wasn’t spoiled for in BvS:DoJ was ( Read more... )
Roll on the Wonder Woman solo movie, which seems like the only thing DC is doing that Marvel seems to need to worry about.
The second film I saw was Eddie the Eagle, which is thoroughly entertaining. It has also had a huge promo push in the UK, and benefits from being a sporting underdog dramedy based on a true story that I'm about old enough to remember, but I don't think they used the last third in the promo material.
Finally, I've caught up on Parks and Rec
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