Wednesday, December 13, 2006

Movie Review: Apocalypto

At the risk of turning this blog into essentially a movie review website, I'm going to go out there and say that I thought Apocalypto, directed by none other than the highly esteemed Mel Gibson, is actually a spectacular movie. It is action based with some scintillating scenery, and the story flows together smoothly. The subtitles are of little consequence because the dialog is so sparse. While it may not be as re-watchable as Braveheart, there are many similarities. Toss in a lot of gore, spice with it with the novelty factor, and you get:

****/****