Despite the odd flare of brilliance, the concept fails. For rabid collectors only.
All a rather predictable outcome that doesn't offer anything we've not seen before, but Anthony Hopkins saves it.
The cartoon violence on display here completely removes all sense of realism, shoving the film into torture porn territory.
The performances are faultless, but clumsy CGI removes the delicateness that had us so in love with the original.
A mixed bag and too ambitious for so early in a career, however Guillem Morales should be noted for the future.
A confused affair that is a bizarre mishmash of clashing styles, with the barest of subplot revealed in just one line of dialogue.