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A very Eventful road trip, Literally ; Spider-man Far from Home.

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Tom Holland -Peter Parker Zendaya -Michelle Jones ‘MJ’ Jake Gyllenhaal – Mysterio Jacob Batalon – Ned Leeds Samuel L Jackson – Nick Fury Marisa Tomei – May Parker

Who doesn’t love a good old road trip? In fact, imagine one with the love of your life on the same vehicle with you. Honestly this is supposed to be very eventful, until someone calls in a drone strike on a fellow classmate. Yes, this is the brilliance created by Director Jon Watts. The Marvel anticipated release hit a one-billion-dollar mark on box office, following the Spiderman; Homecoming sequel, it starrs Tom Holland who kicked off his on screen and on stage career as Billy Elliot in London’s west end and is to starrin movies such as the voyage of doctor Dolittle , Onward and Chaos Walking, while he has been in movies such as the Current war and the lost city of Z. Far from home also starrs alongside Holland, Zendaya who has been in movies such as The Greatest Showman, Zapped, smallfoot and Spide…

A Wrinkle In Time : Why I wasn't feeling 'it'.

I remember watching it and feeling like.. come on 'surprise me' or 'hit me with something' the whole story's lost somewhere between inspirational and fantasy.

A wrinkle in time is meant to be a great movie, but turns out to be a not that great movie due to imbalance of character, the whole thing is bland and uncoordinated, characters were out of place, I don't even want to touch "Charles Wallace".
So these two kids, and a third who I didn't even know why he had to tag along, it's not like meg needed any protection or what ever, she seemed pretty strong headed and efficient. I'm not saying the whole thing is not worth it, just a few major errors here and there.
Meg, Calvin and "Charles wallace" embark on an astronomical journey through space and time to find her missing father. Hearing this alone should promise more, but the movie got derailed from the start I mean the whole thing is because he left for four years? That seemed pretty short, couldn't it have been fourteen? Or twenty four?, no wonder the grief didn't feel real, they should have learnt a thing or two from interstellar. Our protagonist Meg though, wasn't really out of place she seemed too real for the movie, like it could not contain her, Oprah was just, well, Oprah.
So they get to this beautiful planet whose name I cannot remember, which Reese announces to be her best planet in the universe, She played among the three guardians as..      . She got her part very well I must say, I honestly began to watch her at some part in the movie and lost interest in Meg. Reese for certain reasons did not believe in Meg and asked why she came along the whole thing is about self discovery and she proving herself, well it's a Kid's movie anyway.
Calvin our hero, did great, chivalry lives on though he just appeared out of nowhere and almost became the center of the movie, I had to slow down a bit to catch up, (maybe he tessered from hollywood to the movie, who knows?). The visuals were stunning, I must give them credit for that, from the dresses to the talking flowers, to Reese's Wardrobe upgrade, wonderful, almost made up for the lacking plot, Meg and Oprah's connection shadowed the movie, it was expected but a bit too much, I mean she's on a quest to find her dad not to show the efficiency of Oprah's inspirational talks (and I must add, the beard meg's dad, played by Chris Pine was just too loud).  Their final bonding when they met at last was really moving, though it seemed to portray that it  had more to do with her little brother.
Towards the end of the movie we're revealed of this Great evil who takes control of "Charles wallace" known as the 'it' (I don't know why this disturbingly reminds me of Stephen king) this bad evil really  didn't live up to the hype. It's powers when described by Oprah seemed similar to Ares's ways as the God of war in wonder woman.  The 'it' offers to transform Meg from nerd to awesome tempting her with a seemingly better looking version of herself but it's overall essence  was buried somewhere between the 'goody-purey-beautiful' nature of the film and "Charles Wallace's" Snarky accent, apart from the red streaks on his face, the 'it' just did not deliver. Honestly without the 'it' I think "Charles Wallace" made a better villain.
The movie's Cinematography was brilliant, but the characters.. not so, if you like great visuals and fluffy bursts of light, this one's for you. The movie has a similarity to interstellar in plot and context only the protagonist is much older and is more sci-fi than fantasy.
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The story is written by jennifer lee and based on the novel by Madeleine L'engle (1962).
Starred in this awesome movie are Oprah winfrey, Reese Whitherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pine and many others, its a sensational movie to be seen i promise. The story is set on a young girl in search of her missing father with the help of astral travelers, her father was a popular astrophysicist who mysteriously vanished.

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Both meg and her mother believed he  had the answer to the key and meaning of humanity.

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