This movie barely, if ever, had a pulse at all. It's dead on arrival. Sorry fanboys.
Wow. Just wow, this isn't even so much an adaptation as it is just ignoring the book entirely.
They had a chance to learn from the first one and stick closer to the book
They had a chance to not make such a confusing stupid clusterfuck of a story. All they had to do was read the book and make a movie out of it cause the story isn't as adapted as much as Alice's Adeventures in Wonderland.
Did i mention that our media (games in this case) get scapegoated? Cause they do, and this movie really isn't helping to diminish the thought that playing violent video games is a horrible thing.
Yet another media "satire" that completely fails and is hypocritical. Instead of actually satirizing, the writers opted to show off disgusting seizure inducing shock visuals and introduce poor unsympathetic characters. Acting like a 12 year old who'd play the sort of violent games this movie is…
Ok, so anyone who knows me know that i'm a fan of the band Joy Division and i've been listening to them since i was a teen. Although they didn't truly become my one of my favorite bands until i saw Control on my 20th birthday
Anyway, on to the review.
It should be pretty obvious what this film is about. You follow around Ian's life before Joy Division was formed right to his suicide on May 18th 1980. Pretty…