It’s a well-made, serious drama arriving in an era when those qualities rarely describe multiplex fare.
An attempt to wed philosophical science fiction concepts with bloody horror - a dubious endeavor that somehow works.
It’s unfortunate the filmmakers aren't able to provide a sharper focus for a movie with too much plot for too short a running time.
It’s hard to argue with director David Mackenzie's approach because what he achieves is damn near perfect for this material.
The lack of dynamism and depth in the characters hamstrings this production.
Won't isn’t make anyone forget the 1959 Charlton Heston classic.
" Kubo and the Two Strings" is a magical motion picture in every sense of the word.
Shines a light into a lesser-known corner of the huge chamber that contains all of the World War II stories and informs in addition to entertaining.
U.S. Release Date: 2016-08-05
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Violence, Profanity)
Director: David Ayer
Cast: Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Jared Leto, Viola Davis, Joel Kinnaman, Cara Delevigne, Jai Courtney, Jay Hernandez, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Karen Fukuhara, Ben Affleck
Gets props for kinetic energy and a couple of bravura performances but pretty much everything else is either mediocre or substandard.
Despite regurgitating elements from the founding trilogy, "Jason Bourne" represents the best the series has yet offered.