We can’t all agree to keep the planet inhabitable, yet somehow we all agree about Dwayne Johnson. He’s a universal, human, humanist thirst trap—irresistible because he trades in things we can all agree on.
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Ross McIndoe is a writer who lives in Glasgow with two small turtles and one small lady. His other film writing can be found at Vague Visages, The Skinny, Film School Rejects, PopMatters, and VICE. Find him @OneBigWiggle.
It's only in a fluid, sun-dazed space like this that a film like Rango can make any sense.
Much like Gabriel García Márquez before them, Her and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind insert elements of the magical into reality, drawing no line between the two, making the marvelous real, and the real marvelous.