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Oh Indi….

Last week, whilst having a weeks holiday by the seaside, we filled one evening with a trip down to the local cinema to see the latest Indiana Jones film With a lot of built up anticipation, being a fan of Indi you see, and with a growing atmosphere in the cinema – well, when there is only 30 seats, an organ at the front and proper velvet curtains, you can’t help but get excited in this old fashioned theater. Although a bit older Dr Jones was still great and there was some good one liners that emphasised him feeling his age. A great film for entertainment value and for kids who might not know the old Indiana Jones films so well I think they really enjoyed it. But for me, and the trouble with being a fan I suppose, I found it just lacked something compared with the other films. Maybe I’m just hung up with nostalgia, or my expectations were just not quite filled in some way. But it was just a bit too shiny, maybe too much cgi or too much Lucas fantasy to really relate it with the older films. Still, I was pleased to see Dr Jones back on the big screen and the film carries on the legend for a whole new generation of fans.

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