Dark Phoenix Reviews

June 11, 2019
The movie's weaknesses make more glaring the movie's hollowness where the storyline's feminism once was.
June 8, 2019
It didn't have to end this way...It didn't have to end with so little emotion, so little meaning - with a sad little speech about evolving, for Phoenix's sake.
June 8, 2019
"Logan" is the proper finale to the "X-Men" film series. "X-Men: Dark Phoenix"... is so disappointing that it doesn't deserve that honor.
June 7, 2019
The final battle takes place aboard a moving train that feels like it's headed nowhere. At this point, it's a perfect metaphor for the "X-Men" series.
June 7, 2019
It's either an origin story or a series finale, but it's definitely a low point in the "X-Men" franchise.
June 7, 2019
It is a joyless, lifeless, boring affair that repeats ideas from better X-films and feels more like an obligatory reunion cash grab than a deeply considered goodbye to iconic characters.
June 6, 2019
Their performances are so cornball and their line-readings so hacky that one might be forgiven for confusing Dark Phoenix with some low-rent porno parody of itself.
June 6, 2019
Despite the frequent verbal confrontation scenes in which characters lash out at one another, soap opera style, for lying or serving their selfish interests, Dark Phoenix doesn't come close to carrying the emotional impact of so many Marvel films...
June 6, 2019
Like most good superhero movies, Dark Phoenix operates on two levels, comic-book fantastical and psychological. Like most not-so-good ones, it doesn't do justice to either aspect.
June 6, 2019
The momentum drained out of these X-Men movies long ago. Dark Phoenix should serve as a fittingly perfunctory farewell.