I will try to keep this short and spoiler free for those of you who haven’t seen it yet.
As a disclaimer- yes I read Enders Game, I also read 2 of the subsequent books and loved them all. That being said, I am quite capable of taking the movie as its own entity and separate from the book. I never hold illusions that the movie will be as good as the book
Lets start with the Positives
-the visuals are amazing- the Battle Room is better than I could have imagined
-Harrison Ford was great as Graff
-Asa Butterfield did a great job as Ender with the little he was given.
-I found the Bugger Queen beautiful and mesmerizing
The Negatives- I will approach these with the mind set of someone who hasn’t read the book and is looking at it strictly as a movie and where it failed
-if you haven’t ...Read More