Good, probably could have been "great", USE REAL DOGS
Saturday, November 6, 2021
Sometimes when real-life events make a film harder to produce, you should probably just wait it out so you can eventually make the film you wanted to, originally.Finch is one of those films.Due to pandemic constraints, what was originally supposed to be "more" everything in this film, more characters, more resolution, more flashbacks, etc., was instead excised and filmed with Hanks and one other actor. Want proof? Skeet Ulrich and another actress were originally cast for Finch, in addition to Hanks, yet they are no where to be found in the final product.That's a shame, because I think this was a pretty good film as it stands, it just could have been so much more.There were a few times my mind began to wander while I watched it, and I found myself "clock watching", so I know there were more opportunities to give this film more life.Tom Hanks is a wonderful actor. One...