Lessons from a week of watching ‘The Force Awakens’: It gets better
Editor’s note: This is a review of repeated viewings of the latest Star Wars movie, and what changes over time when rewatching this ridiculously rewatchable movie. As such, it must venture deep into spoiler territory. Consider yourself warned.
A week ago Monday, I had one of the most incredible experiences of my life: attending the world premiere of the most highly anticipated movie in recent history, Star Wars: The Force AwakensInterviewing the stars on the red carpet was not bad — OK, who am I kidding, I had a hard time holding it together in the face of Harrison Ford, Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaac et al. But the undoubted highlight of the night was watching the movie itself — in the vaunted Dolby Theatre, home of the Oscars, no less Read more…