December 10th, 2016Fantastic Beasts and Fucked-Up Messages
SPOILER WARNING: This is my rant about why I hated the ending to Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and I intend to spoil all of it.
So I went to see Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them last night, and I had a great time. It’s well cast, well shot, and above all genuinely sweet, funny, and indeed quite tense when it needs to be. I was at the edge of my seat one moment and dying from laughter the next.
I had such a good time, in fact, that I am now downright furious that they fuck it up so astonishingly, horribly, completely in the climax. I wanted to love this fucking movie, and they’ve taken that away from me. So goes my unreasonably-angry reasoning. Read more…