What movie left you with the most disappointed viewing experience?
Now, I’m not talking about a movie that you didn’t enjoy because you thought it was going to be good and it wasn’t. Nor are we talking about movies that were “built up” too much in the sense that you heard from everyone that the film was great and then you saw it and hated it.
I’m talking about movies that you really wanted to see but which turned out to be total disappointments. Here are two that come to mind for me.
A Fish Called Wanda has always been one of my all-time favorite comedies. When I heard that the entire cast was going to do another movie together -but one that was completely different from the first, I thought for sure it would be great. Fierce Creatures in addition to not having one funny scenei in it was just a down right stinker. Just about everyone I had talked to agreed.
The other film that comes to mind is Man on the Moon. I really like Jim Carrey and I have always been an Andy Kaufman fan. I thought that this movie would be a great tribute to Kaufman and that with Carrey, this one couldn’t miss. How wrong I was. The whole film was just flat and I don’t care what anyone says, Carrey did NOT look very much like Kaufman and that proved to be a constant visual distraction.
So, who else out there has been let down by a movie that you really wanted to see but which