One of the weakest and most ridiculous aspects of popular culture is its narcissistic nowness. There's often no then or later, and without past experience or the messy knowledge of life, modern entertainment media often seem poached in a neurotic teenaged brainpan, entranced with their own ignorant tunnel vision. A quick solution is simply to reach back and engage with yesteryear, and few recent Hollywood films have done this with as much loose energy and invention... More >>>