Rife with Slow motion and Explosions, Michael Bay’s Stink is all over this…still probably going to see it.
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It could just be cabin fever brought on by bleak frozen February, or it could be my growing ire for the trapped inside a building formula that the zombie craze has begun to kill; But I like the Escape from New York Vibe The Purge 2 is throwing down here.
Zack Snyder is one of the best visual directors in Hollywood, and did a fantastic job with Man of Steel…However: He should not be given any more production power. We have all seen Sucker Punch;Visually amazing otherwise a bowl of dog shit. It appears that Snyder is heading down the road of Michael bay, by jumping into franchises that he clearly is not well versed in, and doing whatever the hell he wants with the intellectual property. So instead of a good movie we end up with popcorn garbage.
I don’t know if it is Snyder or just Warner Bros who handle final casting on these movies but it seems damn sure that they don’t understand the characters and are trying their hardest to cast the opposite of what the character calls for. With exception of the (recent) Batman series
(remember Batman returns through Batman and Robin?) they have pretty much botched casting on every single character in the DC universe. Ryan Reynolds as the Green Lantern, Josh Brolin as Jonah Hex? Tommy Lee Jones as Two face? Jim Carrey as the Riddler?
Anyhow they seem hell-bent on continuing these horrible mismatches into the future. Sadly I have lost almost all hope for the forthcoming Justice League movie (lets face it..its not Man of Steel 2). Every Rumored cast member was a far better choice than who they actually chose. Lets run the list of disappointment now: ↓ Read the rest of this entry…