I appreciate that it wasn't just a straight up re-make. The had a spin on it, but unfortunately, I thought the twist was, well... kinda silly.
I think this movie came about by some executives sitting around thinking about what movie they could re-make and include extreme sports... and they thought this was a great idea.
Funny that people accuse of Keanu of having no personality... I guess the producers took that to heart and cast Luke Bracey... talk about…
Words cannot explain how much I loathe this 'movie' (I use the term loosely as not to insult any other movies) Very few films have had this kind of reaction on me, I very rarely give anything below 2 1/2 star rating as I can usually find something I enjoyed about almost any film. I also enjoy action movies, which is why I rented it in the first place. So I'm not a hater of this type of film, just…
I re-watched this with my youngest. She is 10, sure it's rated R but only because of the language, and she hears worse everyday at school. (Not to mention from her mother, but I won't go there) To no surprise, she really liked it, she was excited when she recognized Hans as being Snape. I had to explain a few 80's references to her, but overall it still stands up as one of the best action films of all time.