Fuck this movie. This is misogynist hypocrisy at its worst. Seriously, fuck this movie.
Trying to stuff an epic tale into a relatively short film keeps this animated adventure from truly taking off.
Sorry, Frank – it was NOT “a very good year”.
Still, there were bright spots to be found.
The casting of actual Native American actors can’t hide the film’s hypocritical racism and clichéd storytelling.
X-mas Day Quadruple-Feature: ‘The Last Jedi’; ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’; ‘The Shape of Water’; ‘The Disaster Artist’
Jedis, jungles, fish-man junk, & James Franco.
All but the last made for a great day at the multiplex.
Although the script veers into cliched (if not racist) territory, strong performances and lavish set design save Berkeley Playhouse’s production.
Marcus Gardley’s play is so close to perfection that it’s enough to drive you crazy that it doesn’t quite get there.
Berkeley Playhouse pulls out all the stops for Disney’s version of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ most famous character.
Fine acting and great Berkeley Rep production values can’t save Branden Jabobs-Jenkins’ God-awful script.
Though hindered by the conventions of its genre, this based-on-a-true-story rom-com has more than enough to make it worth the watch.