I have a penchant for dark fairy tales a la Gregory Maguire and Brom, so this is right up my alley. With that being said and being able to appreciate the world created here, I do have some issues. The writing was sloppy, some CGI sequences with body physics looked bad, and Rooney Mara as a native (though she did an okay job).
I really enjoyed Hook and Blackbeard. They were definitely the front runners of entertainment. The spectacle of…
I've seen this film about four times, and according to most people, that's 3 1/2 times too many.
I know why I really enjoy this film and why most others don't as well. The premise is original and the characters were great. Though Shiloh is not the best actor, Noah stole the show and plays an engaging anti-villan.
I assume most of the audience can't get past that these guys are using a dangerous, insane naked chick for sex. BUT if you can stomach that, the way they display carnal urges is interesting, in my opinion.
A nice, new rape-revenge movie of the new age.