Warner Bros. | PG | Joe Wright
Pictured: Tfw you realize that this thing’s about to hemmorage millions of dollars.
(Note: The following review was originally published at Consequence of Sound.)
We live in the age of origin stories now. The source of this really depends on who you ask; for some, it’s the proliferation of superhero movies that spurred on studios’ interest in going back to the roots of popular characters. Others may say that it’s a general phobia on the part of creators or audiences or both to take in new and original stories, instead preferring to hedge their bets on something familiar to them told anew. (more…)