Awful. Freddy is the worst.
On a first time watch, which was yesterday, I enjoyed Mandy but I wasn't blown away by it. But the experience stayed with me and it went way up on a rewatch. The visuals, sound design and score are outstanding. Nicolas Cage gives an incredible performance and it isn't the crazy over the top performance that I expected after seeing the first production still. There are some unhinged Cage moments but it was refreshing to see him give a really…
I love Spielberg but this has got to be one of the worst movies I've seen in a long time. The animated scenes didn't feel like Spielberg at all, probably because animators directed those scenes, and a lot of it looks gross. The characters and performances were uninteresting and the story wasn't compelling at all. The 80s nostalgia was excruciating. A piece of garbage.