Isle of Dogs (2018)

All non-Nolan related film, tv, and streaming discussions.
User avatar
Posts: 26235
Joined: February 2010
Location: Texas
what the fuck ruth

I'm not high yet hold on

User avatar
Posts: 2794
Joined: January 2015
Location: Poland
Ruth wrote:
March 30th, 2018, 9:15 pm
i'm just mindblown by the slow and dumb realization that the title of this movie is the same as "i love dogs"
WOAH!

dumb?

User avatar
Posts: 3024
Joined: December 2012
The stop motion animation in this is incredible.

User avatar
Posts: 3959
Joined: May 2014
Location: [insert non-spoilery location here, that wasn't a spoiler to begin with]
Can't believe I have to wait another week for this

User avatar
Posts: 19179
Joined: June 2010
Location: The White City
This is delightful mid-tier Wes Anderson. Lack of memorable characters or intense thematic exploration hurts it, but otherwise strong. Likely going to be on top tens come the end of the year, probably including my own.


-Vader

User avatar
Posts: 7834
Joined: August 2012
Cilogy wrote:
March 30th, 2018, 10:14 pm
what the fuck ruth

I'm not high yet hold on
idk i just found it to be quite genius

User avatar
Posts: 42463
Joined: May 2010
Vader182 wrote:
March 31st, 2018, 7:58 pm
This is delightful mid-tier Wes Anderson. Lack of memorable characters or intense thematic exploration hurts it, but otherwise strong. Likely going to be on top tens come the end of the year, probably including my own.


-Vader
Middle tier Anderson is still top 10 worthy? What are your thoughts on the critiscm’s with Wes’s representation of Japanese culture?

User avatar
Posts: 19179
Joined: June 2010
Location: The White City
Allstar wrote:
March 31st, 2018, 10:27 pm
Vader182 wrote:
March 31st, 2018, 7:58 pm
This is delightful mid-tier Wes Anderson. Lack of memorable characters or intense thematic exploration hurts it, but otherwise strong. Likely going to be on top tens come the end of the year, probably including my own.


-Vader
Middle tier Anderson is still top 10 worthy? What are your thoughts on the critiscm’s with Wes’s representation of Japanese culture?
1.) Clearly.

2.) I think it's insane. Wes' whole thing is reducing popular culture into kitsch. That's exactly what he does here. Easy for me to say as a white American, though.


-Vader

User avatar
Posts: 25797
Joined: June 2011
Allstar wrote:
March 31st, 2018, 10:27 pm
Middle tier Anderson is still top 10 worthy?
Have you seen Wes Anderson's films?

Post Reply