So let’s talk, A Quiet Place…
A Quiet Place is our new thriller directed, starring and written by John Krasinski. In case you don’t know him by name, he’s one of those actors with a face that if your girlfriend left for you him, you’ll look at him and think, “Well, good for her,” mainly because he’s just darn likable. I have unintentionally followed a fair amount of his career from the Shrek and It’s Complicated” to The Office and this movie. He has a knack for comedic timing but I must admit he does drama really well.
By now you may have realized that I just wrote a whole paragraph just about Krasinksi, and that is because he’s the only person I rooted for in the movie – let’s explore.
You see this sexy looking movie in the arcade, so of course you put your hard coins into Ready Player One, so what happens? Well, the movie start this movie off with a short hint of world-building, our protagonist Wade Watts, the new member of Hot-losers-Who-Would-Still-Get-Tail-In-Real-Life league, summarizes our world. So basically in the not too distant future*wink*, the world basically sucks and the only solace is the VR game world called The Oasis. So essentially all the mistakes we made to our economy and the world is booming down on us, so the world then decides to lock itself up in a game…. hmmm fair enough, sounds like a gamer. Now the Steve Jobs of the gaming dies leaving a hunt for tons of money and the control of the game. Simple! In fact, it’s strangely simple with little to replace it with.Continue reading “Ready Player One: It’s A Small Sandbox”