Ever wonder why fans are hesitant towards reboots? Look no further than this new Hellboy. Going against everything that the original films stood for. This a film that wants to be Deadpool. Who needs a coherent story when you have a different head coming off every 2 minutes? Who needs mythology when you can make a character say fuck? Swearing is more important than good dialogue. Hellboy was one of my childhood heroes.. The first two films still hold up a genuinely great films. If i was a kid now watching this i would get as much entertainment from banging my head against a wall. The 2004 Hellboy was a passion project by a man who cared about making this character iconic. The 2019 Hellboy is a marketing experiment by a studio who are seeking to scrape whatever money they can from a movie that no one believes in. Take me back to 2004.
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