Saw the “Alita” background in the red carpet cover photo of this article and was hoping this would be an announcement of some movement on the ALITA 2 front.
I wouldn’t be surprised if they messed with this. Maybe the cold open would be younger Indiana Jones.
It was definitely a mash-up of all the scripts they had in development for the movie, trying to satisfy Lucas, Spielberg and Ford. And I think Spielberg can still direct some fine sequences. But I feel like his “adult” movies have more heart than his “popcorn” movies at this stage.
I agree. The book is pretty poorly written and plotted, IMHO.
True, he took that peculiar detour into kids movies. And then he spent a while prepping a Justice League movie that fell apart.
That’s what I mean by his age. His heart’s not into this popcorn entertainment the way it used to be. I think there are some cool bits in Ready Player One but it’s not the deep work of visual storytelling that his younger version would have made with similar material. I think there’s still incredible filmmaking in his… Read more
Glanced at the title and thought this was a version of Pinocchio featuring Damon Wayans...
Jiminy Christmas, how much did that WALMART advert cost?! That’s a lot of mingling intellectual properties!
It really hasn’t! I can respect that those three movies are the work of one artist with a vision for the arc of that trilogy... but there’s a LOT of really cringey stuff that’s hard to overlook.