Basically, Gods of Egypt has two speeds: Generic and Forgettable, and Actually Kinda Cool.
On the list of things I expected to see in the news this week, "Lord of the Rings anime" was definitely not one of them...
Watched Raya and the Last Dragon yesterday, have some thoughts about it.
To clarify, when I say "Tolkien", I mean the 2019 movie, not, say "everything Tolkien actually wrote."
Now that it's getting a second follow-up post, I think The Forbidden Kingdom is officially the thing (not written by me) that I've written the most about.
If that name sounds familiar to you, it's probably because it's the movie where Jackie Chan and Jet Li finally throw down and fight.
Probably the only movie in DC's current movie universe that is an unqualified success.
Admittedly, it's a terrible adaptation of the source material. It is, however, a great historical(ish) action movie. And, to be fair, there's never been a good adaptation of The Three Musketeers.