If Elba ever had any real interest in the role of James Bond, he’s REALLY playing against type here.
Let’s get topical with the first exclusive Netflix movie premiere! …discounting all those festivals that featured it. This movie is so heavy, so weighty, that we needed to add in our Pretentious Best Friend to help us pick it apart.
“See, I told you I could shoot it out of his hands. You owe me a Coke.”
Eastwood takes aim at another Oscar with this adaptation of the titular soldier’s autobiography. There’s shooting, worrying, insurgence, and stress disorders of the post-traumatic variety aplenty, but is there enough to take home that little golden man?