Aladdin felt much more like a new movie with an Easter Egg or quick reference than the “REMEMBER HOW GOOD THIS WAS!?” vibe of Beauty and the Beast.
In this edition of React!, John and Kelly discuss adding James Gunn to Suicide Squad, the new Aladdin trailer, and Aladdin’s director, Guy Ritchie! We are really doubling down on Will Smith here, huh?
Bright tries really hard to thread the allegorical needle, but just ends up tripping over itself.
This movie had everything going for it: a great cast, a seasoned action director, and one hell of a great trailer… but it all went wrong.