That's funny, because I found Skyfall the very definition of lackluster.
Skyfall - 8.5/10
Loads of fun, and nice to see in a year of such lackluster cinema. Completely though Ralph Fiennes was going to be the main baddie, just because he always is
You're not wrong though. The films I was most lokking forward to have gone as follows:
Prometheus - a mess (a pretty one, but still a mess)
The Dark Knight Rises - Solid, but failed to light my fire for some reason. (I do need to see it again now I've killed my own hype)
Skyfall - boring and Bond turned a bit rapey. (Bardem rescued it. Just.)
I'm now very worried for The Hobbit. Absolutely love the LotR trilogy, but with the splitting of this in to three films, a dull initial trailer and reports of the film technology making it look a little funky, I've grown very nervous. The more recent, better trailer has given me some hope; let's hope it's not just a fool's hope.
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