Friday, October 01, 2004

The Motorcycles Diaries - fawning reviews

Today's Globe and National Post looked almost identical. The same top story, even the second one as well, and both featured reviews on this movie about young Che.

Both came out in favor of it and the authors tried to do their best to downplay as much as possible the fact that the movie completely neglects to address the little contradiction to otherwise flawless portrayal of a revolutionary romantic. The fact that Che was actually a cold-bloodied commie-fanatic.

However, I don't want to sound dead serious and fight the wind mills of artsy windbags. So the only symmetrical answer to this would be the one conjured up in terms of pop culture and it's been done already:



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