Movies are a great form of escape, no less than action movies. Inspirational dramas and biopics thrill the soul, but some people want to see something fun and easy. Strange as it may be, every explosion, every fight sequence, and every car chase keeps the masses entertained and hearts beating.
But like many movies, critics and fans don’t always agree.From superhero flicks like Venom steal classics like national treasureaction movie critics’ reaction isn’t always great. Fortunately, that doesn’t stop them from being loved by fans. provide insight into what they are looking for and show their common opinions and differences.
“Red Notice” (2021) — 36% / 92%
Interpol agent John Hartley (dwayne johnson), the world’s most wanted art thief “Bishop” (Gal Gadot), using another rival thief, Nolan Booth’s skill (Ryan Reynolds).
It’s clear that critics aren’t entirely satisfied with this heist action comedy, given its low Tomatometer score. Fans, on the other hand, seemed to enjoy it, considering he generated 148.72 million hours of views since release date. red notification quickly became Netflix’s biggest weekend opener, remaining in the top 10 in 94 countries. Due to its popularity, it was also announced that two sequels are currently in development.
“Bad Boys II” (2003) — 23% / 78%
As drug trafficking in Miami reaches an all-time high, Detective Marcus Burnett (Martin Lawrence) and Mike Lowry (Will Smith) get involved in a case as their investigation leads to a dangerous smuggler, Johnny Tapia (Johnny Tapia).Jordi Molla).
Despite the poor response from critics, Bad Boys IICommercially, it did very well, with fans screaming to see it.The film made $4.67 million in its opening weekend, making it the fourth best R-rated film opening (at the time of its release). By the end of the film’s run, it had grossed over $273 million worldwide against a budget of $130 million.
“Venom” (2018) — 29% / 80%
The infamous CEO of the Life Foundation, Carlton Drake (Liz Ahmed), Eddie Brock (Tom Hardy) finds himself in a sticky situation as his body fuses with an alien symbiote that grants him deadly superhuman abilities.
As an addition to Sonyspiderman Universe, fans are excited. Critics – not quite as seen by its very low Tomatometer score, but the film grossed him over $856 million worldwide, and especially for international audiences he earned $100 million. More than $25 million. VenomIt was a clear commercial and fan success. With such high audience scores, the discourse couldn’t be more different, as fans proved their affinity for the snobbish yet powerful symbiote duo.
“The 355” (2022) — 24% / 86%
CIA agent Mace “Mace” Brown (Jessica Chastain) work with a group of international spies to get it. Together, the women try to save the world while avoiding the watchful eyes of the looming mystical beings.
Unfortunately, 355suffered a dump moon slot and was affected by the COVID-19 Omicron outbreak. A box office bomb and poor critical response, fans aren’t expected to have much fun with her female-led spy thriller. Luckily, fans have breathed new life into the film with its release on his streaming service.
“The King’s Man” (2021) — 41% / 80%
After losing his wife in a battle accident, the Duke of Oxford (Ralph Fiennes) vows never to participate in violence and to protect his only child, Conrad (Harris Dickinson), from watching the battle: As World War I slowly approaches, this becomes impossible. and carry out missions with a handful of allies.
as a prequel Matthew Vaughanof kingsman The film series, critical response was not great. But like many of Vaughan’s films, fans enjoyed his fast-paced gentlemanly action. king manIt thrived when it hit streaming services, as it became the most streamed movie across all platforms during the week of February 21, 2022.
Fast and Furious (2001) — 53% / 74%
Set in an LA community undergoing a recent string of high-speed heists, Brian O’Connor (Paul Walker) Make friends with Dominic Toretto (vin diesel) and his crew of street car racers. Unknown to them, Brian is an undercover agent for the Los Angeles Police Department sent to investigate a crime.
Despite being the start of one of the most popular franchises in movie history, the film fast and furiousIt was not a big critical success. Fans, on the other hand, really enjoyed themselves. He’s grossed over $207 million against a $38 million budget, making the film ride exorbitant heights even now, with fans eagerly awaiting his 10th installment. It was clear that we couldn’t stop.
“Angels Have Fallen” (2019) — 39% / 93%
Despite his long history as a loyal Secret Service agent, Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) is accused of an attempted assassination on US President Alan Trumbull (morgan freeman). Desperate to clear his name and find out the truth, Mike turns to his unlikely allies for help.
As the third chapter in Mike Banning’s gruesome adventures, angel fellAt least it had better reception than its predecessor. But to critics it was still a flop. Luckily, fans didn’t agree in the slightest. Opening in excess of $21.5 million, Butler’s theatrical release topped the box office for the first time since its release. 300Its huge commercial success has now greenlit several sequels, with a fourth sequel currently in development.
“National Treasure” (2004) — 46% / 76%
Ben Gates (Nicholas Cage) is a passionate historian and treasure hunter who, with the help of his team, seeks out the long-lost Masonic treasure in time before his newfound enemies find it first. I will fight with.
Critics rated this action-adventure very low, but that didn’t stop it from being a commercial success. , seemed to enjoy a heist movie.This allowed national treasureExpand that universe with sequel pictures and the recent Disney+ series.
“Underworld” (2003) — 31% / 79%
Selene (Kate Beckinsale), an orphaned vampire who lost his family to a vicious werewolf clan and grew up to be a trained killer. Determined to wipe out the entire Lycan race. Michael (Scott Speedman), the human she fell in love with is captured and bitten by a lycan.
With such a low Tomatometer score, it was clear that critics did not receive the film favorably. nevertheless, underworld was still an amazing commercial hit, grossing over $95 million on a budget of $22 million. Praised for its lore and Gothic aesthetic, the film was so popular that it spawned three different sequels and even a prequel to the story.
“Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End” (2007) — 44% / 72%
Captain Jack Sparrow and (Johnny Depp) Captain Barbossa trapped in Davy Jones’ locker (Geoffrey Rush), Will Turner (orlando bloom) and Elizabeth Swann (Keira Knightley) must work together to find and free him. Their mission faces more challenges as they are chased by a series of enemies around the world.
As the third chapter in the beloved movie franchise, this might come as a shock to some. Pirates of the Caribbean The film was poorly scored by critics. However, this didn’t stop the film from smashing box office records, becoming one of the highest-grossing films of 2007 and being nominated for two Academy Awards. The film’s positive response from fans allowed the story universe to expand beyond the trilogy and continue with two more sequels (and a potential sixth installment).
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