New I, Frankenstein movie got awfully bad reviews from top movie critics. Lionsgate released their new action/horror flick, “I, Frankenstein” into theaters this weekend, and the top critic reviews are in. It turns out that most of them just thought it was absolutely horrible as it garnered up a score of just 23 out of 100 across 6 reviews at Metacritic.com. We’ve included a snippet from each one,below. The movie stars: Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy, Yvonne Strahovski, Miranda Otto, Jai Courtney, Socratis Otto, Mahesh Jadu, Caitlin Stasey, and Aden Young.
Clark Collis at Entertainment Weekly, gave it a 50 score,stating, ” To be fair, Eckhart is physically impressive and Bill Nighy and his raised eyebrow do their best in the role of demon leader Naberius. But I, Frankenstein shares something else with it’s monster-hero, something much worse than its patchwork nature: The film is distinctly lacking in the soul department.”
Frank Scheck from the The Hollywood Reporter, gave it a 30, stating, “Director/screenwriter Stuart Beattie, adapting the graphic novel by Kevin Grevioux, employs a strictly humorless, gothic approach to the material that makes one long for the satirical touches of James Whale, let alone Mel Brooks.” Read more »