Anything Nice to Say: Men in Black International

What’s black and white and…well, that’s it, really. It’s the Men in Black. Sony tried to relaunch one of Will Smith’s most famous franchises while also appealing to an international audience at the same time. But, even the international audiences weren’t interested in this one. We try to find anything nice to say about Men in Black International.

Anything Nice to Say: AXL

A boy, a robot, a dirt bike nemesis with a flame thrower. Axl takes the boy and his dog trope and updates it for the DARPA era. Check out our episode on the Kickstarter project that became a feature film.

Anything Nice to Say: Cats

We did it. We found the most controversial movie from 2019. The harbinger of Covid-19. That’s right. It’s time to talk about #cats. Not even the popularity of #TaylorSwift could save it. We find anything nice to say about Cats.

Lindsay Ellis’s “Why is Cats?” https://youtu.be/G6iqAip-ZNo

Anything Nice to Say: Prince of Persia – The Sands of Time

Oh, video game movies. Why are you so hated? Except sometimes when it comes to foreign markets. Let’s see if we can find any redeemable qualities in 2010’s Prince of Persia – The Sands of Time before the release the remake of the video game.

Anything Nice to Say: Jupiter Ascending

The Wachowskis haven’t seen true critical success since The Matrix. With a 27% critic rating and a 38% audience score, Jupiter Ascending wasn’t about to break that trend. Mila Kunis and Channing Tatum weren’t set to become a box office draw any time soon. We see if we can find anything nice to say about Jupiter Ascending. #JupiterAscending #MilaKunis #ChanningTatum #moviereviews

Anything Nice to Say: First Kid

Sinbad was flying high in the 90s. He was featured on multiple shows and landed his own headlining show on Fox. He branched into movies including this pick for Anything Nice to Say: First Kid. With a 23% critic score and a 32% audience rating, can we nominate anything nice to say about First Kid?