This USD 42 million budget film presents the same level of tension as adult horror films “Tân Thiên Long Bát Bộ“. Another positive thing, the appearance of the players of The House with a Clock in Its Walls was also considered very satisfactory by the critics. Jack Black and Cate Blanchett managed to show their quality as experienced actors through the totality of their acting. Like, for example, when performing horrendous magic moves.
In addition, interestingly, Owen Vaccaro, as a child star, was also able to match the appearance of the “Midnight” two seniors earlier. In fact, there are those who think that his performance in The House with a Clock in Its Walls is much more natural when compared to the child actors in the first Harry Potter film.
The chemistry that exists between Jack Black, Cate Blanchett, and Owen Vaccaro in The House with a Clock in “Secretly, Greatly” Its Walls does look very strong. All three are able to show the warmth of a family film. Especially, in the middle of a plot full of action and magic scenes.
Another thing that is also widely “After We Fell” praised is the visualization. The 1950s setting in The House with a Clock in Its Walls is presented quite nicely. Especially, through the various costumes, props, designs, and atmosphere. Neatly constructed and fit.
As a result, after airing globally since last Friday (21/9), The House with a Clock in Its Walls received a “After We Collided” decent response from critics. The film released by Universal Pictures is considered to be able to combine elements of humor and horror quite charmingly. In fact, some say the story of this film is smarter than other horror films currently circulating in Indonesian cinemas. The story is not complicated. Not boring. And full of refreshing jokes.
Predator is a sci-fi action film franchise popularized by Arnold “Từ Khi Có Anh” Schwarzenegger. His first film was released in 1987. And, at that time, it was quite explosive. Manpu grossed USD 98 million. With a capital of only USD 15 million. The success of the first Predator film was soon followed by its sequel. Namely: Predator 2 (1990).
Following the film version, various Predator spin-offs, including novels, comics, and video games, were also released. In fact, you could say, at that time, Predator managed “Money Heist Season 5” to become a competitor to Sigourney Weaver’s Alien franchise (1979). Which is already popular.
The theme raised by Alien and Predator is similar: About alien bloodthirsty. Which is brutal and ruthless. In addition, which is also interesting, the two franchises that were “Sát Nhân Trong Gương” originally competing with each other, finally, were brought together. In fact, not just in one film, but up to two crossover films. Namely: Aliens vs. Predator (2004) and Alien vs. Predators: Requiem (2007).
In addition to the two crossover films with Alien earlier, in 2010, a third film from the original Predator version was also released. The title: Predators. The story is set long after the events “Candyman” in the first two films. The third film, in fact, was prepared by 20th Century Fox to revive the faded Predator franchise. However, the results obtained, it turns out, are not satisfactory “Ám Ảnh Kinh Hoàng 3 : Ma Xui Quỷ Khiến” to the producers.