King Arthur, Ritchie, John Hart discussed on All Things Considered


Mythology of king arthur has all the ingredients for hit blockbuster movie magic romance shortlist guys with muscles swinging swords guy ritchie's newest take on the story is king arthur legend of the sword and it's not good that's one of the kinder ways of putting it that's why may end up losing money at the box office and peers andrew limbaugh explains in king arthur legend of the sword charlie hunt plays arthur with a touch of bad boy cocky nece see what you do it you trying to get me to do something russell vessel with uh sold but it wasn't quite enough charisma to save the movie variety called it loud and obnoxious vulture headline their review with the words formulaic and dumb news they said it was an unsuccessful mix of saucy wit and portends sorcery now movies can get bad reviews and still do well in ticket sales but this one didn't get the big bomb there have been bigger but it could be baen that's anthony della sancho he covers the box office for deadline short essay couldn't anywhere from one hundred fifty two over two hundred million dollars were talking according to the site box office mojo king arthur made fourteen point seven million dollars this weekend domestically just a fraction of its big studio budget that put it in the same company as other recent flaps like the lone ranger or forty seven roman and then there were john hart of mars we want more money at three hundred million king arthur doesn't have a history of killing it at the box office account you to find another figure from literature that is as well known at popular throughout time and around the world.

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