Monday, May 2, 2011

"the socially progressive, post-racial superhero event movie you didn't know you wanted"

Fast Five is the superheroes-assemble movie you’ve been waiting for (Sorry, Avengers): "Fast Five is the socially progressive, post-racial superhero event movie you didn't know you wanted."

(Thanks, Jeff G!)

Also: Seven pieces of conventional wisdom disproved by 'Fast Five'

P.S. I haven't seen it, though I plan to. If it's sexist as hell, well, catch Peking Opera Blues or The Heroic Trio for some female superhero fun. (Why, yes, I am disappointed that the upcoming Avengers movie has a mostly male line-up, but let's save that rant for my movie review.)