After the emotional meat grinder of the very excellent “The Witch” last week, I was happy to sit down and not worry about anything. Since it’s impossible to avoid any hype at all, by the time I sat down for this one I’d heard that Gods of Egypt was getting terrible reviews. Now while it did have its faults, Gods of Egypt belongs with ‘Avatar’ and ‘Jupiter Ascending’; it’s one of those movies that are so beautiful the audience doesn’t worry about acting, dialogue or consistency. Of course it’s absurd: it is pure escapism and it is wonderful. Read more
From Lionsgate and director Alex Proyas (The Crow), comes Gods of Egypt. The film stars Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Gerard Butler, Chadwick Boseman, Elodie Yung, Courtney Eaton and Geoffrey Rush. It hits theaters February 26, 2016.