Film Review: Run & Jump

Posted on by 5WC in Film

There was something that kept drawing me back to Run & Jump. Something I couldn’t quite put my finger on. The trailer for once created the image of a film that appears attractive and warm and interesting while at the same time not delving beyond the stoking of that initial intrigue, not giving away too much. And while that birth of curiosity was enough to draw me in and to make me want to see the film, it was not enough to give me a really clear picture as to what exactly to expect or what I was going to receive.

Obviously, going into any film, you will always have a preconceived idea as to what you are in for. Whether it’s the movie poster, trailer or even a critiques review something will always shape your initial opinions and expectations of the film ahead. And, for me at least, when those initial ideas are based on a single point of information, more times than not what I am treated to doesn’t fit the mental picture I originally create. Read more