Which is a damn shame. Yes, she is that good, and she's pretty foreign to genre work but should definitely do more! It seems it has good following on Amazon and wonder if Amazon have the budget to resurrect it. Keanu Reeves gives a fantastic turn as John Constantine. There was so much crammed into it that every single character and plot point felt underused and ignored -- not one thing was explored deeply enough for my satisfaction. There's some clumsy direction too, unfortunately, especially in scenes involving guns sort of ''Look at me! Even though I can't deny that this wasn't him at his best, John Constantine is and angry and distant character, so Reeves couldn't display much emotion.
. Constantine achieves what all great movies always do: it takes you into another world that makes you forget everything about your own world the whole time you are watching it. Even if you're not a Keanu or genre fan, I'd still check this movie out if you like yours truly ; have a thing for gorgeous, talented under-the-radar actresses. With the balance of good and evil on the line, Constantine will use his skills to travel the country, find the supernatural terrors that threaten our world and send them back to where they belong. All the characters were spot on and most important were believable, I really hope the makers have a rethink and make a new series.
She comes to Constantine in search of an answer on where Isabel has ended up following her apparent suicide. Cursed with ability too see these spirits, John Constantine finds himself right in the middle of this showdown. Throughout the film I kept thinking to myself what I would've done differently. Constantine is a complicated anti-hero, who is difficult become attatched to but for my money is well worth sticking with. The only character in the film that closely resembles the comic book is Papa Midnight, who's really more of an adversary in the comic than the friend he is in the movie. John is on a mission to save the daughter of a friend who is being targeted by a demonic antagonist. He specialty draws the attention of a police detective played by Rachel Weisz, who asks for his help in her investigation of her twin sister's suicide.
Critics have been saying that Keanu Reeves' acting was horrible, but I disagree. Goyer knew what they were doing with the show and had a great affinity for the character; having visited the set, that affection passed on to the crew, who put so much effort into a series that was sadly taken away way too soon. The movie is shot beautifully in the way it tries to capture both of the landscapes of good and evil that lives in this film's setting and the special effects does the film justice in its interpretation of hell that looks like an apocalyptic version of downtown Los Angeles, which is the setting of this film by the way. Full of magic, murder and mayhem, this is an enjoyable story which did not deserve to be canned. Disturbed by this information and with his death looming over him due to lung cancer, Constantine seeks an audience with the androgynous half-breed angel Gabriel Tilda Swinton. Her performance is easily the most daring and heartfelt of the bunch, and I'd even go as far to call it subtly exquisite.
Those who liked have barely scratched the surface on what a great character he was for television, and had yet to see what a great show in general Constantine would be. Angels and Ministers of Grace 13. Matt Ryan The Halcyon, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior stars as Constantine, a role he has since reprised for Arrow and as the voice of the animated character in the upcoming Justice League Dark. A Whole World Out There 12. The major problem with the film, I feel, was bringing all of its elements together.
It's definitely darker than Buffy but not quite as creepy as the better episodes of the x-files could be. And Djimon Housan, and Tilda Swinton were also great in their small roles. The Rage of Caliban 7. All that said, the story lines are good enough to keep me interested. But I've never read the comics, so I can't complain about these contradictions.
Now that John Constantine appeared in Arrow, he is out there somewhere. The loss of her soul, along with his own, has been tormenting him. Matt Ryan's swagger occasionally comes across as a bit contrived, and the world weary beaten down cynic shtick is not totally convincing. As I recall, the first two episodes are easily the weakest of the series and this doesn't help in the fight for ratings, but each episode gets better and there is some fine acting to be had from some familiar faces, especially in later episodes. Menyeimbangkan tindakannya pada garis yang baik dan yang jahat, Constantine menggunakan keterampilan dan peta scry supranatural untuk perjalanan di seluruh bangsa untuk mengirim teror ini kembali ke dunia mereka sendiri, semua untuk harapan menebus jiwanya dari siksaan yang kekal. I can't believe I'd only seen her in About a Boy before this; her magnetism had almost got me to pick up Confidence and Runaway Jury at the video store which I have not.
For starters, I actually thought Keanu was quite good in the role, and it didn't take long to forget drawing comparisons to Neo. Give Him time to mature! Gregory One Life To Live , Michael James Shaw Roots, Limitless , Claire van der Boom Game of Silence, Hawaii Five-0 , Skyler Day Parenthood , Mark Margolis Better Call Saul, Breaking Bad, Oz , Charles Parnell The Last Ship , Michael McGrady Ray Donovan, Southland , Joelle Carter Justified and Max Charles The Strain, The Neighbors. Do a little extra advertising perhaps, to let everyone know he's out and about, because I wasn't the only one to bump into him accidentally! At least there's the fantastic Rachel Weisz, so I can't complain further ; Last words: I want to see it again! Unfortunately, the script is so unfocused that it hurts what this film trying to accomplish and the dialog itself lacks conviction for the material itself. Constantine is a very realistic and human hero who is devoid of superpowers but has all the cool gadgets and the kick-ass attitude needed to survive in a world slowly being invaded by demons and scheming angels. This one is a must see! Also, I do wish we had that great theme song playing in the menus.
My first sort-of mistake was going to see Constantine at 11:30 A. Blessed Are the Damned 8. Now being a casual reader of the comic of whom this film is based on, the character of John Constantine is not well represented in this film and the script makes him look like a shill who wants to redemption which is the polar opposite of who the character is in the comic book who only served himself. I would not mind the show being darker than it is. Constantine: The Complete Series will be available via wbshop. Needless to say, with such a plot the special effects, acting, sets, script and even wardrobe have to be carefully conceived and executed to make it believable, and they are. Make sure to show your support for the show down in the comments! All in all, he didn't do too bad.
A must Watch for any Comics fan. That being said, I still enjoyed this movie immensely. And really, in the end, isn't that what great cinema is all about? The movie stars Keanu Reeves as a gumshoe whose specialty is in dealing with the occult. That moment comes six months later when a possessing spirit sends him a disturbing message. A suicide that she thinks that is more than it appears to be. Ryan reprised peran dalam penampilan tamu di musim keempat The Arrow. The Saint of Last Resorts: Part One 9.