silly_cleo: black and white image of Elizabeth Taylor as Cleopatra, text: an almost all greek thing (cleopatra - an almost all greek thing)
So, IDK if you all knew this, but Wonder Woman has a movie now? :D?

I don’t even know how to begin talking about this, but my thoughts are still super loud so I’m going to have a go.

I really loved it? Which I’m so desperately relieved about because that was NOT a given? Like I went to see it by myself Thursday (well, after a LOT of dithering, [personal profile] shinyjenni and I went to the same showing but sat separately and went home separately so we could deal with our feelings at our own pace) and it was a REALLY SOLID CALL. It took me the better of Friday to work out how I felt about it, beyond relief I hadn’t just hated it outright.

I guess what I’m trying to say is the possibility that I could have an easy, straightforward response to this movie was pretty remote, and I was so wound up about actually seeing it, that I sort of forgot I would then...have seen it? And have to deal with my reactions? Which is ridiculous with hindsight, but there you go.

It did do some things I REALLY HATED, some things I sort of liked but wish had been handled differently, but also loads of things I loved, so I’m happy.

And I dunno, I’ve also quite abruptly hit this wall of “I can tease my little sister cuz we’re family, but you better back off” about criticism so, there’s that.

Anyway.

A lot, and I do mean A LOT, of words behind the cut. Full of spoilers. )

OK. I’m not actually sure I covered everything I wanted to but my head does feel a little quieter.
silly_cleo: black and white image of Elizabeth Taylor as Cleopatra, text: an almost all greek thing (doctor who - ten/donna/martha)
Ok, clearly LJ is homophobic cuz it ATE SOME BITS. Anyway. (Actually, I think I just forgot to hit save one time and I was shutting firefox a lot in order to open VLC cuz my laptop doens't do both. ;))

Here we have the bits of Doctor Who - The Femslash Edition Wot LJ Ate plus the New Who Bits I've Already Got Plus [livejournal.com profile] ionlylurkhere's Awesome Caps. :D Also, because I am nothing if not random, those pics from Tragical History Tour Too Awesome Not To Share.

Behind the cut. )

And here at the end, I tack on the random bits from Tragical History Tour Too Cool Not To Share. )

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