50 of 59 people found the following review helpful
I have a lot of respect for film makers that are prepared to be brave. A gritty straightforward "docu film" about the biggest manhunt in history. We will never know what actually happened but this is the next best thing. There are no "hoowaahh" amercanisms either - just pinpoint detail.
It does contain torture scenes but these are nowhere near as bad as what you have been lead to believe. In fact Ive seen worse on a BBC Sunday night!
Very different to the Hurt Locker but if you liked that or other political docu films you will like this. The first 5 minutes of the film are probably the most provocative..and theres nothing on screen. Your just listening....
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15 of 28 people found the following review helpful
First of all, this Blu Ray copy of Prometheus has not been released so its surprising to see 1 review, let alone 202 at the time of writing. What we have is fans venting their emotions (and for some reason confusion) over the best sci-fi cinema event of 2012.
Im tempted to go head long straight in and say that Prometheus is (or could be) the first of three films that will take the timeline upto the events around Ridley Scott's 1979 Alien (as the 4th chapter in the story). I say it with reservation because the 21st century cinema goer just says it was 'rubbish' when one or two things happen. 1: They dont understand it? 2: They have walked into the cinema with the impression that… Read more