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| Patrick R ||30 Mar 2017 7:47 a.m. PST|
Quick spoilerfree review :
Cookie-cutter action flick with most of the pretty pictures lifted straight from the anime.
Pilous Asbaek and "Beat" Takeshi are the best bit in the whole story. Scarlet Johanson tries (and fails) to emulate the cold emotionless exterior of the Major (yes they explain a lot about her in the film) but she could have easily been replaced by a cardboard standee, you wouldn't notice the difference.
If you like the anime, you'll probably weep a the massive dumbing down, if you are allergic to anime, you might still feel a nasty rash.
|Shagnasty ||30 Mar 2017 9:01 a.m. PST|
Don't care much about anime but do like SJ in a cat suit.
|Winston Smith ||30 Mar 2017 9:34 a.m. PST|
In the trailers, Scarlett is clothed in paint. Of course it's a high quality film!
| javelin98 ||31 Mar 2017 10:53 p.m. PST|
ScarJo pretty much clinched it for me!
|WarWizard||07 Apr 2017 5:30 a.m. PST|
Trailers make it look like it is a CGI fest. So probably does not rely on any acting talent.
|Mithmee ||07 Apr 2017 12:42 p.m. PST|
Who needs acting talent when you have ScarJo in that outfit?
| 20thmaine ||08 Apr 2017 10:59 a.m. PST|
Going to see this tonight. Looked like SF/Action with a little thoughtfulness in the trailers.
Hoping it does have some of all three!
| 20thmaine ||08 Apr 2017 3:00 p.m. PST|
Well 2 out of 3.
Want a review?
It's a remake of Robocop with some CGI special effects.