Hot New Top Rising. [–]nabster100 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children). User account menu. The difference between Marvel and DC (imo) is that Marvel/Disney has saturated the market. [–]Paper_Street_Soap 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children), [–]cineholic 426 points427 points428 points 3 years ago (34 children). That's a great point and I definitely think the film would have benefited from including the humans more in the final confrontation between Diana and Ares (like the battle for Gotham's soul between the Joker and Batman in The Dark Knight). Superhero movies are fun, but very few are anything more than that. Apparently with your fists. also the actor for the villain in the movie is the most hilarious and ridiculous choice to play an antagonist. "Oh you're a secretary. Like what? I think part of the reason this movie gets so much praise (aside from the political reasons) is because compared to its predecessors, it’s at least pretty solid. But I disagree about his defeat. Log In Sign Up. Even when he fails, he IS interesting. You mention the Dark Knight. This week it's Wonder Woman. I think the original battle would have fixed this where Ares is less of a punching bag but more a mythical and surreal being and Wonder Woman had to use her wits. Enjoying artistic films doesn't preclude you from enjoying mainstream and blockbuster work. [–]_Woodrow_ 4 points5 points6 points 3 years ago (0 children). WW I do recognize as being more light-hearted with jokes and etc which may or may not come at the cost of believability. I forgot to mention, the accents of the female leads at the beginning were just silly and awful. [–]Chinoiserie91 4 points5 points6 points 3 years ago (2 children). (AMAZING movie lol), "Silence" (Adam Driver, Andrew Garfield), and the Imitation Game and loved all of them. I'm going to see you as immature and close minded. The movie didn't set the actual twist up at all, so it's a cheap "shock" instead of something that actually works within the story. I'm a fan of Wonder Woman myself and well it was nice breath of fresh air with Wonder Woman (The film) itself. More details have been shared about the Wonder Woman 1984 release including international plans and how long it will be on HBO Max. [–]jiannone 6 points7 points8 points 3 years ago (0 children). For example, I'll compare two "big dumb" action films: suicide squad and Avengers 1. [–]theophrastzunz 27 points28 points29 points 3 years ago (3 children). My biggest problem with the movie was the ending. The plot twist - Again, I can understand how people might have issue with this part. I'm more interested in its expressed ideology. you have to be completely blind and deaf to believe that. [–]slingoo 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children). She tries to stab him with the sword. [–]Naggins 28 points29 points30 points 3 years ago (0 children). ", [–]HotDonna93 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children), i almost cried tears of boredom during it, [–]50missioncap 24 points25 points26 points 3 years ago (1 child). I always find it hilarious when people in /r/TrueFilm critique Hollywood blockbusters like WW (or any other Marvel or DC movie for that matter) as if the sheer resounding popularity of the movie had anything to do with quality of the script, acting, historical accuracy, or whatever. RELATED: ... NEXT: Disney: 10 Of The Worst Songs In The Movies, According To Reddit. Establishing a peace treaty hoping for a second, even bigger World War? Trying to find artistic merit in a superhero film is not something that people should be spending time doing. Ares becomes a literal dude for Diana to punch. I agree with your points, and here's another I remember: Gal Gadot's legs have absolutely no muscle, which makes it hard to believe she could kick anyone hard. As long as they're male and German, they're disposable! [–]beeswaxx 37 points38 points39 points 3 years ago (31 children), you sound rather pompous, I have seen plenty of blockbusters with artistic merit, [–]SirSoliloquy 25 points26 points27 points 3 years ago* (1 child). I also think the X-men films have some good entries (Days of Future Past and Logan are my favorites). I just knew that the movie pissed me off incredibly. That we know. ", [–]21copilots 6 points7 points8 points 3 years ago (0 children). Because Ares was a threath who didn't stop but Poison was at her mercy. The recruitment scene in the bar was absolutely sleep-inducing and I wished they would have cut them out altogether to spend more time on things that really matter like the opening or the trenches. It's not as good as Krzysztof Kieślowski's Trois couleurs: Rogue is it? [–]BrckT0p 97 points98 points99 points 3 years ago* (12 children). And quite frankly, that's all it should take. Yeah DC is so far behind in the game it is painful. Overall in the DC universe I would rank the movies Female friends that said they cried during it they were so happy. It also felt like the film didn't really know what to do with its ending; the war was over, but we all know a second one is coming, how does that fit into Wonder Woman killing Ares? Both Wonder Woman and Wonder Woman 1984 are very different superhero movies. [–]TelFyr 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago (1 child). Coming out of the hit video game series Injustice: Gods Among Us comes the god of war himself, Ares. That being said, the third act was still underwhelming and could’ve been done better. [–]thief90k 3 points4 points5 points 3 years ago (0 children). [–]fixdark 16 points17 points18 points 3 years ago (0 children), [–]bhindblueyes430 7 points8 points9 points 3 years ago (0 children). We provide you a sorted Bane vs Ares games list. Better than Dark Knight and DC has made something better than Marvel's 4 years of boredom. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. I actually paused the movie to see if there was actually something happening but it just seemed like a random 'I'm ready to help' jump to the credits. The Germans have gassed a civilian town (side note: historically speaking there is no way there would be any civilians anywhere near the front at that stage of the war, but whatevs), Diana wants to do something but Chris Pine says no, it's not our mission. [–]thatguyworks 84 points85 points86 points 3 years ago (8 children). Also to be honest the moment she looked up from the trench in No Man's Land would've been the death of her, yet she got the time to deflect a couple of bullets, pull out her shield and somehow didn't have a stray or two hit her in the legs. He is one of the Twelve Olympians, the son of Zeus and Hera, king and queen of the gods, and his Roman counterpart is Mars. But that doesn't mean it won't make an impact on young girls, solely by existing. Tag: Gal Gadot. They set up an interesting plot point with Diana becoming disillusioned with her black and white morality. he asked playfully. Which in the realm of super hero movies is pretty damn good. However, the new update does not bring any entertainment such as movies and TV shows. Aiming to become part of Amsterdam's elite, an ambitious college student joins an exclusive society, unaware it's hiding a horrifying secret. I'm 99% sure that saying a comic book movie sucks isn't that great on /r/movies would get you downvoted to 0 within seconds. Ares Wizard on Kodi used to be one of the most popular Kodi repositories that used to be loved by many. I think this would be true if it weren't fact that this movie has had lots of thinkpieces written about it in the press. I don't know, and frankly I don't care. Ares Season 1 arrives cuddled next to Sex Education Season 2 and Apple TV+’s Little America. Meanwhile if you want to spend a couple of million on a project that film nerds will enjoy, that's reasonable because you can actually get a return on that. It's not like Hitler wasn't still responsible for WW2. Hot New Top. Halle Barry Catwoman? That really only works with the benefit of hindsight and ignores the historical perspective of the time in which The Great War was already the greatest war the world had ever seen. You get the point. Superhero movies in general aren't that great. Tag: Wonder Woman. View All … yes. Instead old British dude with a mustache shoots lightning out of his hands and...yeah. what do civilians have to do with anything? I feel like there sort of has to be a big bad in a Wonder Woman movie though. All your criticism is nonsensical. Think about it: he resided in the heavens before being cast out (fallen angel), and he doesn't force people into wrongdoing as much as give them a little encouragement. Tag: David Thewlis. 2 could have been about her integrating with the rest of civilization and gotten all of the Doctor Poison stuff out of the way. [–]GaryBettmanSucks 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children). This isn't to say she doesn't get into the thick of the gray and throw down, but the greatest violence in the film is directed towards the weapons the soldiers wield, not the soldiers themselves. Again, suspension of disbelief has already gotten you that far into the movie. Ares is the surname of the mute right-hand woman of the Italian crime lord Santino D'Antonio, for whom she works as both a bodyguard and an assassin. In terms of craft, everything flows smoothly, the action pieces are structured to be both engaging and easy to follow. Personally I thought the best part of this movie was the chemistry she had with Chris Pine. It's not as good as Krzysztof Kieślowski's Trois couleurs: Rogue is it? [–]monarc 23 points24 points25 points 3 years ago (0 children). Starring: Jade Olieberg, Tobias Kersloot, Lisa Smit. [–]lordDEMAXUS 11 points12 points13 points 3 years ago (0 children). /r/movies is extremely biased towards geeky/comic book stuff. It implies, troublingly, that the only way to stop violence is ... by being stronger, in a sense, justifying American imperialism. I feel like a plot like Wonder Woman's is one of the few times where you could get away with not having an overarching villain in a comic book movie, since they're essentially showing us a version of WW1 where Wonder Woman was involved. Wonder Woman Characters Ranked By Intelligence The characters of the DCEU's Wonder Woman movies vary in terms of intelligence, with some heroes and villains being smarter than others. And what was Ares’ plan really? Here's a sneak peek of /r/Iamverydumb using the top posts of the year! S&S are correct to heap praise on Fury Road. Here's hoping. I am not trying the say the movie was a messiah and has a lot of flaws but for what it was. I can't understand why people didn't like BvS. They know he’s sick, and that he’s a liability, but they want him to come so he won’t feel bad and left out. But finding holes in a film usually doesn't make the film any worse for me at all. [–]blow_hard 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children), ...as if I were a kid, and boy, I was pissed after seeing Wonder Woman, Did you even read your comment before posting, [–]eccentricrealist 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children), I remember seeing her in fast and furious and this asian guy had to pretend she had a nice ass, [–]cp5184 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children). Which is exactly what this subreddit was made for. You do a good service with this critique. Felt like this the first time around, I was very late watching this, so for weeks I would hear about this being one of the greatest movies, let alone Superhero movies ever made, comparisons with The Dark Knight and Logan etc etc. I think Batman Begins is good, The Dark Knight is great (made a video essay about it a while ago on why I think it works great as a post-9/11 allegory). [–][deleted] 32 points33 points34 points 3 years ago (3 children). This movie was easily better than MoS, BvS, Suicide Squad, and if the critics are to be trusted Justice League is also rubbish. Fails. I thought that at first too, but then realized it’d be kind of ridiculous for Ares not to exist in a movie about Wonder Woman. Batman vs Superman had a lot of great moments strung together by an idiotic and incoherent plot. Perhaps Will Smith is just your favorite thing ever, or maybe you really like blue lazers in the sky. [–]ya_mashinu_ 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children). 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