2018 | 112 minutes | Rated PG-13
is the Catwoman
of toxic masculinity. It's bad. It's REALLY bad. And on top of being bad (REALLY bad), it also proudly presents a whole bunch of outdated, fucked-up gender politics. Venom
is bad in a way I didn't think it was still possible for superhero movies to be. It's pre-Marvel Cinematic Universe bad. It's pre-X-Men bad. Venom has all the hallmarks of a shitty superhero movie from 10-plus years ago: It's a long, boring origin story with incoherent stakes, an aggressive indifference to the source material, and the color palette of muddy garbage.
Varsity tickets here.
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