Follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.– Kafka
I finally got round to seeing Super 8 today. The high point was the performances of the central child stars, particularly Elle Fanning, who was excellent. I can’t believe she’s twelve, but that’s Hollywood for you. I understood that it was an homage to Spielberg’s late seventies/early 80s output, but the problem with homages is that they’re too distancing -...