Whoop, whoop! It's the sound of… Top
10 Films of 2017...?I dunno, gimme a break – it’s been a while since I've done this, ok?
Same as always, here is the list of all the films
that I saw during 2017 – but as always only those actually released
theatrically in the UK this year (in bold) are eligible to be in the top 10
So King Kong has returned to our screens with Kong: Skull Island from Legendary Pictures, as part of their new ‘Monsterverse’ franchise - tying in 2014’s
reboot of Godzilla as well as the future
releases of Gozilla: King of Monsters
(due 2019) and Godzilla vs Kong (due
Believe the hype! The best action movie of
the century! etc etc…
But I, for one, didn't think it was all that great. In
fact, I ended up feeling pretty bored for a large portion of the movie. It was adequate,
I guess – not a terrible film by any stretch, but I thought I would try and
explain why I felt so underwhelmed.
So The LEGO Batman Movie is pretty good. Really good, in fact. I’ve gone to watch it twice
in IMAX 3D – besides the obvious addition of the great sound and picture
quality that the IMAX experience offers, the physicality of the LEGO world and
all its elements lend itself perfectly to 3D viewing.