Both “Stay With Me” and “I Won’t Back Down” are great songs, though the former imitates the melodies of the latter, and it’s good that the writers for both reached an amicable solution.
You can’t but think of Erik Satie when you watch and listen to Her.
3.5 / 5
The first half begins quite interestingly before descending into manga and Power Ranger-esque clichés. Fortunately, the latter half sees Pacific Rim come into its own. The film is worth repeated viewings, if only to indulge in the fictional universe and the fascinating monster designs.
I can’t wait for the sequel and, inevitably, the resurrection of Stacker Pentecost.
Sixpence None the Richer’s 1998 classic “Kiss Me,” in the original Klingon.