“Don’t Look Up” is Netflix’s ambitious new sci-fi satire, directed by Adam McKay (“The Big Bet”) and starring a heavyweight cast that includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Cate Blanchett, Meryl Streep and many more.
With a budget of around $ 200 million, the film failed to win over critics, as did ‘Red Alert’.
Despite opening with a 63% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes, the feature film’s approval has gradually waned and now stands at just 53%, with a 6.30 / 10 rating based on 89 reviews. . The film received a “Rotten Tomato” in the review aggregator.
By general consensus, “‘Don’t Look Up’ is aiming for something too big to consistently land, but McKay’s satire serves its purpose of collective denial.”
Check out the main comments below:
“‘Don’t look up’, it’s all about science, baby” – Reverse.
“Definitely one of the worst movies of 2021 – an arrogant and unbearable mess” – Midwest Film Journal.
“The concept of the film could be very practical – in safe hands” – Globe and Mail.
“’Don’t Look Up’ is perhaps the funniest movie of 2021 – and the most depressing too” – San Francisco Chronicle.
“A film with all the good things to say […], but conceived in such a clumsy satire that it is enough to turn an environmentalist into a pro-deforestation. – TheWrap.
Recall that the film is scheduled to premiere on December 24.
The large cast includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Rob Morgan, Jonah Hill, Mark Rylance, Tyler Perry, Timothée Chalamet, Ron Perlman, Ariana Grande, Scott Mescudi, Himesh Patel, Melanie Lynskey, Michael Chiklis, Tomer Sisley, Cate Blanchett and Meryl Streep.
Astronomy student Kate Dibiasky (Jennifer Lawrence) and her teacher Dr Randall Mindy (Leonardo DiCaprio) discover that a comet is about to collide with Earth, but no one seems to care . Alerting humanity to the fatal impact of a boulder the size of Mount Everest will not be easy. With the help of Dr Oglethorpe (Rob Morgan), they embark on a media tour of the office of indifferent President Orlean (Meryl Streep) and her sycophantic son Jason (Jonah Hill) on The Daily Rip, a morning show. humorous hosted by Brie (Cate Blanchett) and Jack (Tyler Perry). Just six months away from the crash, grabbing the attention of the media and a social media obsessed audience is proving to be an incredibly comedic challenge – what will it take to get the world to look up?
The film will be streaming on December 24, 2021, just in time to earn awards season nominations.
McKay is no stranger to high-caliber productions, having directed the incredible “The Big Bet” (which won five Oscar nominations, including Best Picture) and “Vice”, which won the statuette. of the best makeup and hairstyle.
McKay joins as a producer alongside Kevin Messick.
DON’T LOOK FOR, JENNIFER LAWRENCE as KATE DIBIASKY. Cr. NIKO TAVERNISE / NETFLIX © 2021
DON’T LOOK OUT, MELANIE LYNSKEY as JUNE MINDY Cr. NIKO TAVERNISE / NETFLIX © 2021
DON’T SEARCH, TAKE SISLEY as ADUL GRELIO. Cr. NIKO TAVERNISE / NETFLIX © 2021
DO NOT LOOK FOR, RON PERLMAN as COLONEL DRASK Cr. NIKO TAVERNISE / NETFLIX © 2021
DO NOT LOOK FOR, HIMESH PATEL as PHILLIP. Cr. NIKO TAVERNISE / NETFLIX © 2021
DON’T LOOK FOR, ROB MORGAN as DR. OGLETHROPE “TEDDY” CLAYTON. Cr. NIKO TAVERNISE / NETFLIX © 2021
DON’T LOOK OUT, MICHAEL CHIKLIS as DAN PAWKETTY. Cr. NIKO TAVERNISE / NETFLIX © 2021
DO NOT LOOK FOR (left to right) SCOTT MESCUDI (KID CUDI) with DJ CHELLO, ARIANA GRANDE and RILEY BINA. Cr. NIKO TAVERNISE / NETFLIX © 2021
DO NOT LOOK FOR, TIMOTHÉE CHALAMET in YULE. Cr. NIKO TAVERNISE / NETFLIX © 2021
DO NOT LOOK FOR, MERYL STREEP as PRESIDENT JANIE ORLEAN. Cr. NIKO TAVERNISE / NETFLIX © 2021
Do not look (from left to right) CATE BLANCHETT as BRIE EVANTEE, TYLER PERRY as JACK BREMMER, LEONARDO DICAPRIO as DR. RANDALL MINDY, JENNIFER LAWRENCE as KATE DIBIASKY, Cr. NIKO TAVERNISE / NETFLIX © 2021
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