Emerging from rumours of a troubled production, with director Josh Trank reportedly clashing with 20th Century Fox executives and producer Simon Kinberg, 2015’s Fantastic Four reboot has…well, ‘Josh Tranked’.
Opening with a very disappointing $26 million domestic weekend, the film getting the lowest ever studio superhero movie rating on CinemaScore and the director publicly tweeting how Fox interfered, Fantastic Four has received plenty of criticism from critics and fans alike.
Here’s the best of their reviews, edited together Trailer Trash-style:
…sees Josh Trank (Chronicle) directing a cast that includes Miles Teller (Whiplash) as Reed Richards/Mr. Fantastic, Kate Mara (House of Cards) as Sue Storm/The Invisible Woman, Michael B. Jordan (Fruitvale Station) as Johnny Storm/The Human Torch, Jamie Bell (Nymphomaniac) as Ben Grimm/The Thing, Toby Kebbell (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes) as Doctor Doom, Reg E. Cathey (House of Cards) as Dr. Storm, and Tim Blake Nelson (The Incredible Hulk) as Harvey Elder/Mole Man. Listen to the Flickering Myth Podcast review of the movie using the player below: