Film Journal 2013 (321 movies items)
This pseudo-remake of The Karate Kid is really, really weird. There's a lot I could highlight here, but let's start with a single question: Who was this movie made for? The star and his peers would imply 12-year olds, the action scenes teenagers and the actual story-content filled with weird racist overtones and completely loopy life lessons the fans of Ruben Östlund. I honestly think all of these groups sort of exclude one another. Teenagers will feel uncomfortable at the image of their"