Is The Little Mermaid worth watching? Famous TikToker gives the answer


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A famous TikToker talked about whether or not the live action movie of The Little Mermaid is worth it.

Halle Bailey as Ariel in the live action of Disney's The Little Mermaid.
© Giles KeyteHalle Bailey as Ariel in the live action of Disney’s The Little Mermaid.

Amidst the criticism (that Melissa McCarthy’s makeup leaves something to be desired), but also the hype caused by the live aciton of The little Mermaida famous TikToker decided to give his answer on whether or not it is worth watching the movie starring Halle Bailey and we tell you what he said.

How long does it last The little Mermaid 2023? The movie has 2:15 hours longunlike the 1989 animated film, which lasted 1:23 hours, so we tell you what to expect before you take your seat in theaters.

+ What doesn’t work about the live action of The Little Mermaid?

According to the Mexican tiktoker Javier Ibarrechethat has more than 10 million followers and even was in the transmission of the Oscars 2023he liked the film more than he expected, despite the fact that he confessed that he has not liked any live action created from animated films.

And although some things surprised him, there were others that did not work for the comedian and movie buffamong them the animalssince it indicates that Flounder does nothing and Sebastian has a crucial role, but it all lies in the voicewell being a crab it cannot be expressive “nor memorable”as in the animated tape.

Ibarreche recognized the good work of the actress Melissa McCarthy and beyond makeup, He said that nothing can come close to the role of Úrsula in his animated version, what do you think with more edgeswhile the live action one is more charged towards being completely a villain.

+ What did you like about the movie?

Ibarreche summarized the positive aspects of the film in relationships: from the father-daughter relationship between Triton (Javier Bardem) with Ariel (halle bailey), where there is rebellion, tension and affection.

The tiktoker too recognized that actress Halle Bailey maintains a “huge” job with her acting and her voice and? Another of the relationships that he liked was that of Ariel with Erickthat becomes more complex than in the animated tapewhere Ariel is a fascinating woman with data and knowledge of the sea that no one else has.

It’s worth it? It depends on each person, since the youtuber also highlighted that there are new scenes, others that were omitted from the animated film, however, he assured that he has things to offer, although he said it’s no better than the original.