Watched this for the first time since it came out. Still a lovely and enjoyable film, but it struck me how much less critical the film is of the encroachment of mass culture than the comics and screenplay. Still love it.
A very witty film with an incredible roster of interviewees (Maya Angelou, Paul Mooney, Ice-T, and Sarah Jones in the same film!). My one complaint (which they do discuss a bit more in the audio commentary… read review
I loved the look, the pacing, the way the Shakespearean lines play off the film’s plot, and especially Felicity Kendal & Shashi Kapoor. It avoids a lot of the cliches found in many films that deal… read review