I watched Scott Pilgrim vs. the World when it came out on DVD, and… it was good. I understand why it got better reviews than box office, though: it was not your standard romantic comedy. And… hold on, Spoilers after the fold… Continue reading Movie of the Week: Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.
Because I’ve been meaning to watch Scott Pilgrim vs. the World since it came out, and this is probably my best chance, that’s why.
So far, the 8-bit Universal theme music appeals.
The reviewer liked it a lot, but…
It doesn’t matter if older critics like The Hollywood Reporter’s Kirk Honeycutt don’t get it, because they’re from a generation that’s largely incapable of “getting it”. That’s not a knock against the 40 and older folk—it’s simply a cultural incompatability, as proven by nearly every single negative review of the film. (No, seriously, check their ages. The majority of them are over 40.)
I mean, I’m forty. And I’m trying to get together enough free time to see it this weekend. So I find this news problematical.