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.
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
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?
Joining Filmento on one X-cruciating scene, I take a stab at critique instead of finding anything nice to say. Filmento: https://www.youtube.com/user/Filmento One X-cruciating Scene Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLLUd4YQ8dEhqG6I3PEPvPODNKM5p9csW4 One X-cellent Scene: Magneto’s Perfect Introduction: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WSCVzVnVGwY
t stands to reason that movies existing more for their merchandising than their merits tend not to be well received by critics. If your weren’t a Michael Jordan fan, Space Jam wasn’t your…well, jam. But this was the 90s. Who wasn’t a Michael Jordan fan?
When a movie is designated for a younger audience, it tends to split critics. Some are harsher, some are more forgiving, others just ignore it entirely. With a 32% critic rating, it’s hard to decide what happened here. Rookie of the Year targets a younger audience, sure, but it’s still plenty enjoyable for adults. Here’s the first installment of the Nostalgia Month on Anything Nice to Say.