– Jul 12, 2021 – 06:02:05 PM
Although it is not one of the best movies of all time, Space jam is an icon of the 90’s. His soundtrack, your website and the fact of seeing Bugs bunny playing side by side with Michael Jordan made it one of the most beloved movies for a whole generation.
Perhaps because of this, is that the expectations for its sequel ‘Space Jam: A New Era‘are so high. This comes 25 years later and this time it gives us a new game with Lebron James as the protagonist who will accompany Bugs and his friends. With the premiere so close, the first opinions have already begun to arrive and it seems that the critics are divided regarding the film
Space Jam: A New Era is not what many expected.
The movie that will hit theaters and HBO Max this weekend, it was already seen by several members of the specialized critic. He currently has a score of 50% on the platform of Rotten tomatoes, a site that averages all the reviews of a movie.
A rating of 50% indicates that the film is achieving a mixed reception. There are currently 8 reviews on the platform and the funny thing is that there are four who say that the sequel to Space Jam is good and four who think otherwise. Here we share some of the critics’ thoughts on the film.
The negative reviews highlight that although the new Space jam It is ‘harmless’, it becomes tedious and depends a lot, both on nostalgia, and on the cameos of other characters in Warner. In addition, apparently the film depends a lot on what the previous one did so it does not feel that it is a story that manages to be remembered on its own merits.
On the other hand, the positive reviews mention that the film feels like a love letter to the cinema and those who do, perhaps because of so many references it has to the history of Warner. They also mention that it feels light thanks to the fact that it goes so fast and that fans of the original will appreciate the nostalgia, while the new generations marvel at the modern spectacle.
Will you like the new movie?
Of course these are the opinions of the critics. From the beginning it was clear that it would not be an Oscar-winning film, but perhaps, the sequel to Space jam it can serve as a good escape to enjoy a weekend. After all, the first one has a 44% rating and look what it accomplished.
And of course, we must not forget that in the end the opinion that counts the most is yours. So if you’re a fan of the original and want to see the sequel, you shouldn’t let anything stop you. Will you dare to give the sequel to Space jam? As it premieres, maybe they should give their video game a try.
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