A movie that’s young dumb and full of… explosions.
Lengthy, biblical, drenched in emotive extravagance and fuses soapy melodrama with destructive spectacle with a proto-Michael Bay posture.
Shame Ron Howard would mostly lean towards the melodrama through the later portions of his career.
The writing can get a lil’ sappy at times but it’s fine cause we’re mostly here to be wow’d
And wow’d you will. Especially with Hans Zimmer going nuts on that score - mf loves to present…