Every joke I try and make from the title of The Losers seems unnecessarily harsh.

I took in The Losers over the weekend, mostly because I had nothing better to do. It was about what I expected. Entertaining, stuff blew up, not bad but not great. I laughed some. There were insane and illogical action sequences. I enjoyed it. It had quite possible the worst opening sequence ever, involving a helicopter, a missile, and twenty-five school children. The Losers was based on a graphic novel, a medium in which many bad things often look better than they do when realized in live action. The helicopter/missile/cute kid combo on the big screen was kind of horrifying. That aside, I found myself thinking of a couple things while watching The Losers. Continue reading “Every joke I try and make from the title of The Losers seems unnecessarily harsh.”