Quick Vid: Raya and the Last Dragon (Review)

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I feel like people are gonna hate me for this one lol

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  • What did you all think of the film? I feel like I'm in the minority here with my thoughts

    SabersparkSaberspark3 сарын өмнө
    • You're right. It felt like an avatar clone.

      Daniel NdlovuDaniel Ndlovu19 өдрийн өмнө
    • 6/10

      Jun Sung PyoJun Sung Pyo21 өдрийн өмнө
    • It’s all Raya’s fault.

      sodapopcatsodapopcat23 өдрийн өмнө
    • I think i might be the only one in this goddamn place who loves the entirety of Sisu

      Franklin-Xavier Batres-TenorioFranklin-Xavier Batres-TenorioСарын өмнө
    • what you asking for is alot, you talking about 100 Episodes animation show

      David N.David N.2 сарын өмнө
  • i like how he thinks there is to much going on, but to a 11 yr that watched the dark crystal it’s just funny

    poo poo waterpoo poo water7 цагийн өмнө
  • I REALLY wanted to like Raya. I was so into watching it but there is no way I was, or EVER will pay Disney $30 to rent a digital movie. So when it came out on Disney + I watched it. Sadly, I was let down. The VA work was top notch, the animation, character design (yes even Sisu), the world was great. But the characters had no depth, the story itself was bleh. Overall, it was an interesting movie I enjoyed watching once. Glad I didn't pay for it. Want to watch a AWESOME movie about the east, rent or buy Whitesnake, the Legend Begins.

    light saberAddiCtlight saberAddiCt10 цагийн өмнө
  • I did not enjoy this movie

    jetstream samjetstream sam13 цагийн өмнө
  • I guess I’m one of the only people that likes the dragon everybody else says she’s annoying

    Keiran PritchardKeiran Pritchard15 цагийн өмнө
  • I feel like if they styled the dragon in a more spirited away style, it would have blended well into the world of Raya, the poster gave the illusion of this with the blur. Also I feel like they could have make two movies from just this one, the first one could have showed her growing up training and seeing the villages and ending it on the cliffhanger of her father turning into stone. The other would be about her growing up overcoming the difficulty of living on her own and finding the last dragon etc.

    Dolly StarDolly Star17 цагийн өмнө
  • I saw this movie in class a couple weeks ago and honestly I was a little disappointed. The animation was very good and fluid (and expected to be so) and the world building and societies were fun, but I wasn’t too keen on the main cast. Sisu as a character was just so naïve to the extreme that she almost seemed stupid. Raya I understand a little more because I think the studio wanted the audience to feel angry with how stubborn she is, which is exactly how someone might react if someone else they knew were always wanting to do what they wanted

    BOCARBOCAR18 цагийн өмнө
  • Seems like Big Dudget, Little Inspiration to me. It all feels very generic.

    BlueTellerBlueTeller19 цагийн өмнө
  • the animation was solid but the jokes were not used in the right sense

    G for crackG for crack20 цагийн өмнө
  • I got bored with this movie less than 30 minutes in. Beautiful visuals, but not holding my attention. It definitely would've been better as a show!

    sade allensade allenӨдрийн өмнө
  • This movie was like moana, think of moana,s home how it was dying as Raya,s home being taking over by that purple stuff, think as Maui as the dragon girl how moana had to look for maui and raya had to look for the dragon and the end of both movies the main enemy became good, the lava monster/girl with karen cut and aren't both movies made by the same creator, I can definitely tell by the art style.

    Zakariyya BrownZakariyya BrownӨдрийн өмнө
  • I just wish they didn’t make the dragon look like my little pony 😂 I know it’s a kids show but eh idk

    ChelseaZamyChelseaZamyӨдрийн өмнө
  • 👏Why👏 Does👏The👏Dragon👏Have👏To👏Talk👏

    DatBirdDatBirdӨдрийн өмнө
  • This really reminded me of breath of the wild

    Corbin BrindleCorbin BrindleӨдрийн өмнө
  • This movies wasnt good in my opinion I felt so odd to me.

    Katlyn SmithKatlyn SmithӨдрийн өмнө
  • I liked Raya, but like...sisu's design felt too simplified compared to the concept art and I KNOW its because they're just trying to sell toys. 🙄

    Mich BeaversMich BeaversӨдрийн өмнө
  • I feel like it really was fitting for what the world is going though right now. It’s all about no one trusting anyone and because of that now there is a sickness plaguing the world. C 19 got so bad because so many people didn’t trust the Government and dr and only thought about themselves.

    Samara NichollsSamara NichollsӨдрийн өмнө
  • This might be another Disney dark age. Maybe the mediocre but serviceable age is apon us and we don’t know it. From 2010-2016 Disney animation studios was on top of their game but ever since they lost the spark. Who agrees with me

    BALLZ DEEEPBALLZ DEEEPӨдрийн өмнө
  • I actually didn't watch this until it was free to watch on Disney+, because I wanted to see it before I watched this vid. I liked the movie, but I don't think it's great. It was fun action, animation was great. The story was a giant ball of exposition. So much exposition. The dragon design was... kind of boring? It's a dragon, and they made her a unicorn noodle. I didn't really like the dragon's voice actor. Too many weird pop culture references, too many jokes that didn't quite land. And also, her trust message was SO misplaced most times. The trust lesson of this movie was botched to hell and back. There was no reason for Raya to trust her, and it was stupid of her to trust her so quickly in the beginning. I dunno. I liked it because it's pretty and I'm shallow. But there are much better movies out there.

    MorklebBlackMorklebBlackӨдрийн өмнө
  • Greed not anger

    Broly SmpBroly SmpӨдрийн өмнө
  • The movie was really good, but things in it seemed rushed 🤷🏽‍♀️

    Kristina D. JohnsonKristina D. JohnsonӨдрийн өмнө
  • About the south eastern Asian thing. I think the issue people might be having (idk whats actually been said outside of this video)... but, it sounds like people are saying it isn't "accurate" but this doesn't take place on earth. It's just supposed to be inspired visually by the cultures of Eastern Asia. The issue could be, that it's so on the nose that this movie feels more like it's supposed to take place on earth X amount of years ago (in an alternate universe of course) that people are judging it... as a direct representation instead of as something that was INSPIRED by..?

    Steve WeberSteve WeberӨдрийн өмнө
  • 3/10 terrible humor cardboard story and characters

    Jacktheripper2000 pro gamerJacktheripper2000 pro gamerӨдрийн өмнө
  • Raya did partake is Sisu's death. If she hadn't had interfered with the blade, Nemaari would have a chance to let go of the trigger and not filly press it. She was about to let go when Raya decided she isn't trustworthy anymore and that caused Sisu's death.

    MasterTofu MelissaMasterTofu MelissaӨдрийн өмнө
    • Anyway, speaking as a Southeast Asian, I didn't feel properly represented. I liked the dragons, but wish they were scaly and spit pearls but at least they did the water divine thing right. They tried with a Malayan culture but it feels too Indian, if you get what I mean. When one tries to represent over 200 million people with at least 10 different cultures, they tend to screw over some stuff.

      MasterTofu MelissaMasterTofu MelissaӨдрийн өмнө
  • !SPOILER TALK! YEAH REALLY WEIRD HOW THIS GIRL KILLED SISU BUT RAYA IS BLAMED SOMEHOW?? WHAT????? It was way too much characters, too much lore for a movie. And I just never got interested in any other character. The message was so forced it hurt and the movie honestly does more to show that RAYA was right because literally everyone betrayed her trust including the dragon -.- My sister and I were hoping for the enemies to lovers trope but that also didn't happen so, MEHH

    FloraNukoFloraNuko2 өдрийн өмнө
  • I finally watched this recently and the theme and message should have 100% been about human greed being the downfall of humanity. But nope. Trust...

    Heather THeather T2 өдрийн өмнө
  • Honestly i thought it was a good movie, I didnt really care about the culture stuff. But of course people find bad in everything, so if they just decided to stick to a small thing so it wont show that one east asian thing that everyone got mad at it would be good. I have no idea why people hated this movie so much though, but it doesent matter because people have different opinions and such Edit: the last dragon reminds me a lot of inuyasha

    The Diamond Ender DragonThe Diamond Ender Dragon2 өдрийн өмнө
  • I agree that there's not that spark that makes you love this movie like others before and certainly i don't think I am gonna rewatch it anytime soon even if I admit I find it a good story and the trust issue was to my liking. That problem you have about killing sisu, namora was about to lower weapon and trust sisu's words and help them, but Raya couldn't trust her and rushed, which provoked her into shooting the crossbow. And this becomes a mayor problem in the trust issue between them because Raya see namora as a traitor while namora expects Raya could retaliate in revenge if she ever lowers her guard. And lastly... about Sisu's design... since she's magical, slender, hairy and apparently she has fur instead of scales, she looks to me like their design for a dragon is quite to similar to make a huge dragon-like my little pony creature

    Noel HernandezNoel Hernandez2 өдрийн өмнө
  • I loved it the story wasnt disney like did they hire pixars writers? Bc i havent cried to a disney movie since i watch snow white on VHS tape

    potato_fanpotato_fan2 өдрийн өмнө
  • I never got the Elsa thing until watching this video and reading the comments. I don't see it haha. I dunno, I liked her design! But I love dragons in general. I thought her movements and serpentine design was really neat and satisfying.

    AmberlonAmberlon2 өдрийн өмнө
  • I like it, it just broke a few rules that I would rather they have kept to (like one of the number one rules of storytelling, whether it be book, animation, oral, etc., is NO INFODUMPING. Don’t info dump bc them people aren’t going to want to listen bc it’s too confusing and too much for just the beginning.) but otherwise yes, it was a fun, but poorly executed, movie

    Emmaline EdwardsEmmaline Edwards2 өдрийн өмнө
  • I think sisu was liked because she was mega bubbly and looked cute

    Asriel DreemurrAsriel Dreemurr2 өдрийн өмнө
  • The only problem I have with this review is.. Namaari wasn't going to shoot. Raya RAN INTO HER and she jerked trying to get away. Hence why Namaari is pissed and I felt Raya deserved the shame she got for it.

    ShortstackShortstack2 өдрийн өмнө
  • Anyone else weirded out that they didn't get to hear the dragons family talk? I expected them to come back and say they were proud of her and why they trusted her with the big job and maybe talk to Raya and thank her but sisu just floated off with them....

    MiuNyaMiuNya2 өдрийн өмнө
  • 6:09 Imagine shooting and killing someone irl, then when your talking to the detective you're all like "So you saw me literally shoot that dude, SO WHAT MAN?! Your as much to blame for his death as I am."

    Alegra YepezAlegra Yepez2 өдрийн өмнө
  • In Short : Dr. Stone is amazing

    FeuerfuxchenFeuerfuxchen2 өдрийн өмнө
  • Please look up the names next time

    Sweet PotatoSweet Potato2 өдрийн өмнө
  • Am I the only person who felt Sisu kind of looked like Randall from Monsters Inc.? lol like the color scheme, how long her body is, and just the way she moved made me think of Randall.

    muomomuomo2 өдрийн өмнө
    • @Kyle Mccabe Me too. He's a more memorable character

      muomomuomo21 цагийн өмнө
    • Same but I like Randall more

      Kyle MccabeKyle MccabeӨдрийн өмнө
  • It feels like there was lots of great effort out into this, and there lots of things to be proud of in this film form the animation, editing, to the voice acting and sisu is a fun character, however it also feels lazy to full of cliches and a rip off of avatar, and SaberSpark I totally agree should have been a TV show

    Jarod 1999Jarod 19992 өдрийн өмнө
  • I questioned why they had the dragon look like it's wearing eyeliner lol

    RyanRyan2 өдрийн өмнө
  • I get where you are coming from, didn’t feel really satisfied! I personally thought it was cool! Not the best but I still loved it! I think if they had a show instead of a movie ti would be maybe better? But either way this movie to me really showed (ha get it?) what we as ppl are rn, the Black ghost thing that turns ppl into stone (I know what it’s called by idk how to spell, sorry), yah that’s in a way Covid, and I could go on and on about this but yah, your opinion is your own and I just think something a little different.

    Lazybears :PLazybears :P2 өдрийн өмнө
  • I just equated the " purple stuff" with The Nothing from Neverending Story.

    Kevin PurtellKevin Purtell2 өдрийн өмнө
  • I love the movie but that may be because of my weakness towards dragons. Seriously you can show me a shitty movie, as long as it has a dragon (in a prominent role) I’ll watch it.

    Metal_Gear_RayquazaMetal_Gear_Rayquaza3 өдрийн өмнө
  • I really feel this would have made a good book but we needed more time to fully enjoy the worlds they were trying to build. Kung Fu Panda did this well but it did it per location per movie

    Cocoa KradCocoa Krad3 өдрийн өмнө
  • I liked it ._.

    Punk GutzPunk Gutz3 өдрийн өмнө
  • Personally I think at some extent, it’s kind of… boring. It doesn’t have that excitement of watching it a second time like a bunch of other movies do, once you watch it once when you watch it again it doesn’t feel as full it was kind of a disappointment.

    Lilac CreatesLilac Creates3 өдрийн өмнө
  • I thought the movie was great so this video kinda makes me feel stupid lol I really just want to enjoy a movie without analysis but doing that is just blissful ignorance to what might been negative parts of the movie

    Tomato JuiceTomato Juice3 өдрийн өмнө
  • I felt pretty unsatisfied too. I too really wanted to see more of the dragons because the universe they ALMOST fleshed our for us about them looked like it could’ve been good. Instead they settled for a little bit of everything and not enough of anything. Of course it was beautiful and I’m glad there was one thing I felt good about. That and the last scene of all the dragons made the child in me pretty happy.

    Drawing DragonsDrawing Dragons3 өдрийн өмнө
  • Everyone really liked the film, and it was well received by critics. I really enjoyed the film too.

    EmmaJ.K.88EmmaJ.K.883 өдрийн өмнө
  • They've got to fund those hostile takeovers somehow

    jonskowitzjonskowitz3 өдрийн өмнө
  • When the movie ended I was like "that's it"

    cucuy workshopcucuy workshop3 өдрийн өмнө
  • it was just boring it had no wowza events or personality sezu is the funny one rAya is the fighter it's just boring

    Your•Local•SunflowerYour•Local•Sunflower4 өдрийн өмнө
  • it was just boring it had no wowza events or personality sezu is the funny one rAya is the fighter it's just boring

    Your•Local•SunflowerYour•Local•Sunflower4 өдрийн өмнө
  • it was just boring it had no wowza events or personality sezu is the funny one rAya is the fighter it's just boring

    Your•Local•SunflowerYour•Local•Sunflower4 өдрийн өмнө
  • I haven't seen the movie. I would be stoked to see it if not for the toddler character. Just from the trailers I can already see this character singularly ruining the movie for me.

    Flame GaugeFlame Gauge4 өдрийн өмнө
  • Ah I dunno, I just saw it and while I agree it was okay but not great, I think some of the criticisms I've seen (here and elsewhere) aren't really fair. Like, the only reason anyone is comparing it to Avatar/Korra is because both are inspired by Asian cultures - honestly there's very little else between them that makes sense as a basis for comparison. Same goes for comparing the dragon to Elsa or Genie... I mean you'd think we can't have a blue character, or a water (/ice?) character, or a goofy character ever again, or something. Or, I don't know why anyone would criticize it for not "representing Southeast Asian cultures properly" given that it's a *fantasy movie* that just draws inspiration from those cultures. It's not *meant* to represent them accurately in any way :P Unless Southeast Asia has a giant dragon river in the middle, a magic dragon stone, a bunch of giant cats to ride, etc., I think maybe those people need to take a step back and re-evaluate their expectations on how "accurate" it should be. & I actually didn't think it was wrong of nemesis-chick (I, too, am good with names) to say Raya had a part in hurting Sisu, since it was Raya's attack that ultimately made her fire the bow, even if it was accidental. I got the impression that she was really hesitating and might have caved if Raya hadn't done that, so I thought that was the point. That said though, I agree with some of the points in this video - like that it was too much to be packed into a short movie and so it felt kind of rushed and shallow. Some elements were cringey too - like that baby, ugh, that was a bad decision to go with! And the side characters were definitely underdeveloped (except for nemesis-chick and boat-boy, who I felt more invested in). But it had some good points too, like the animation was nice; the soundtrack was really really good, almost too good for the rest of the movie imo; the story was a good idea and had a nice message, even if it fell a bit flat in the execution. I wanted to like it more than I actually did, but it was still okay.

    aerialpunkaerialpunk4 өдрийн өмнө
  • My take for why Namari blamed Raya for Sisu dying is, because of Rayas distrust she unintentionally caused her to fire her weapon after watching the show a few times I don’t think Namari had any intention of shooting her weapon

    kitkatloveykitkatlovey4 өдрийн өмнө
  • I liked it a lot though I'd prefer it to be a series

    Generic UsernameGeneric Username4 өдрийн өмнө
  • Patience is a virtue, watched this movie for free by waiting another 3 months 😎

    Stephan StefanusStephan Stefanus4 өдрийн өмнө
  • To be honest, I really like the movie and was thoroughly entertained by it. However, I do agree that there were way too many potholes left in the narrative itself due to how much that tried to cram in.

    ShadwehUmbreaShadwehUmbrea4 өдрийн өмнө
  • For the life of me I can’t remember, was there any music in Raya? For me I think having a boring soundtrack killed it for me without me even knowing it was missing.

    slickster3slickster34 өдрийн өмнө
  • My son and I really enjoyed it. Fantastic fight sequences and no random choreographed song segments were a plus. So.e possible pacing opportunities, but overall an enjoyable story, though I did get some slight Titan A.E. vibes.

    Jimmy WhiteJimmy White4 өдрийн өмнө
  • I see no one is talking about the baby. God, I fucking hate her! She was unnecessary and a terrible comedy relief.

    PinguPingu4 өдрийн өмнө
  • It felt like trying to put all four avatar books in one, one hour movie.

    DimwitDimwit4 өдрийн өмнө
  • The film is very pretty but VERY cliche Like it was so easy to predict everything that was going to happen

    Andrew CarnbornAndrew Carnborn4 өдрийн өмнө
  • spoilers---- - - - - - 1. if there was a map that showed that the dragon was still alive why did nobody find it for so many years? 2. if she found the dragon and wants to steal the pieces why not just tell namaari what your purpose is anyway? like it's not gonna make a difference at all. 3. what was that voice and character for the dragon? the only way they explained the character of the dragon was by saying that it was "the bad student of it all?" 4. selfishness was the reason for LITERALLY EVERYTHING in this movie. it was soo stupid because there are always different deep reasons for someones selfishness and they always make that known in so many different ways in real life but no here it is just the fact that they are selfish. it takes all the backstory and personality away just by doing that. 5. sizu was jsut stupid I'll say it again. 6.the character design was alright, aside from the fact that they tried to represent every single person (in the real world) in the first 10 minutes of the show jsut for the sake of it being out of the way. not trying to make this sounds bad but it would be better if they just make the main character lesbian straight out instead of hint at it to make a community a bit happy. I could keep talking about this for a while but honestly probably not worth it. I really liked the art and design for this movie but if the story was written better and had more depth for characters I would have liked it so much more. the kid and the monkeys were really nice, the olf man too bc he connected with the kid after losing his own. the kid that was cooking was alright as well. main character perfectly fine. Namaari I disliked a lot bc her back story was very rushed and they don't properly show why she actually does stuff aside from her mom forcing her selfish wishes onto her

    Nancy Van Der MeerNancy Van Der Meer4 өдрийн өмнө
  • the dragon looks like the wolf from alpha and omega

    leafy isn'therrleafy isn'therr4 өдрийн өмнө
  • Can you do Luca? The storyline isn't really interesting for me though..

    I_Suck_ At_Everything55I_Suck_ At_Everything554 өдрийн өмнө
  • This should have been a show. Not a movie. Wish dragon was better and it blatantly ripped off Aladdin at points.

    KittyfrogKittyfrog5 өдрийн өмнө
  • I agree with you this movie didn’t feel like an encapsulated story it felt like a set up for a children’s franchise fully of colorful fluffy collectible dragon plushies, I mean characters

    originalleetbeastoriginalleetbeast5 өдрийн өмнө
  • Dang I was pretty disappointed that there wasn't more world building and seeing all of the different dragons. And I feel like they never really elaborated on Raya and the other girls (I can't remember her name for the life of me) relationship. OK she was betrayed but where did that come from? Did they know each other outside that first meeting?

    Violet FlowerViolet Flower5 өдрийн өмнө
  • Did he review disneys Luca or does anyone know if he's planning to?

    Violet FlowerViolet Flower5 өдрийн өмнө
  • Boo you suck lol but you kinda get the Gist. It's a rushed Avatar and it should either be a show or not bother existing at all.

    FapMonsterFapMonster5 өдрийн өмнө
  • So Saber, I want you to hear my thoughts on the "You killed Sisu" line. Actually, I think it was closer to "You are just as much at fault as I am.". Anyways, watching the death scene, I don't think she would have actually shot the crossbow. It may have looked as such, because her hand tensed up in fear, Raya saw this, thinking she was about to shoot, lashed out and struck the crossbow, causing the crossbow to be actually shot. I don't think the crossbow would have been shot if Raya didn't lash out like that.

    Ironence PersonalIronence Personal5 өдрийн өмнө
    • @Legion I'd say it's the former. That's not even really how triggers look on olden crossbows. Also, if she intended to fully pull it, why do it so slow? If I'm going to shoot someone, I'd pull it fully right away. Why do it so painfully slowly like that?

      Ironence PersonalIronence Personal4 өдрийн өмнө
    • She was already pulling the trigger. She fully intended to pull it. So either Disney doesn't know how triggers work or it was a very poorly portrayed scene. Pick your poison

      LegionLegion4 өдрийн өмнө
  • I haven't seen the movie but "Lacking" is the word I'd use to describe modern Disney 100%. I'm glad I'm not alone. I liked Frozen and Moana (Though I felt the pacing was kinda off too) I even kinda liked Frozen 2 but it was one of my first dates with my boyfriend so it's special to me. But Ralph Wrecks the Internet and modern pixar is a big pass for me. I found myself really disliking it. The movie that I feel I unpopularly despise is Big Hero 6. I felt it was trying to hold this huge narrative mystery but it was predictable to the point where I guessed every plot twist. It felt so emotionally manipulative killing off a character that honestly was the only one I was kinda invested in. I feel like the magic of Disney has been kinda lacking lately. I hope it hits its stride again but considering they butchered my favourite movie with the live action last year I am doubtful lol

    roxanne410roxanne4105 өдрийн өмнө
  • This is my favorite movie right now. I don't really look too deep into these things cause thats just not the point. I just enjoyed it the way it is and if I'm being honest. For me, it's a 9/10

    Confused keyConfused key5 өдрийн өмнө
  • I like the action but the story kinda got boring for me in the middle

    Cake FoonCake Foon5 өдрийн өмнө
  • im done watching asian movies, all of them are about the unification of china when the emperor took over or the unification of china after the comunist party took over.... its the same story either way but whit a fantasy coat of paint on top. it seems that is the only tale they know how to tell and all of the fantasy must include it.

    alekpo2000alekpo20005 өдрийн өмнө
  • I didn’t like it that much.

    ESBbirdnerdESBbirdnerd5 өдрийн өмнө
  • It should have been great... but it kinda was just alright. Nothing new or jaw dropping... just kinda felt like a movie rather than an experience.

    Bonzoo Pippenpadlopsicopolis The ThirdBonzoo Pippenpadlopsicopolis The Third5 өдрийн өмнө
  • The world building in Raya is bad, the story goes too fast, too many flashbacks and fast forwards, characters are a bit lame, animation is good.

    Aiden AidenenAiden Aidenen5 өдрийн өмнө
  • Agreed. Beautiful animation and character development, but the plot was predictable. Better than average, but not great.

    Ira CooperIra Cooper5 өдрийн өмнө
  • My main issue with this movie is the villian’s character arc. They keep trying to make the movie about forgiveness and trust, and this chick stabs people in the back at EVERY turn. Even at the very end (spoiler), she tries to abandon everyone’s stone corpses to save herself, until she realizes it’s too late to run. I can tell they tried to make them sympathetic based off the scene framing, but their actual actions were more sus than Zuko in ATLA Edit: yeah, Raya didn’t kill anyone. If anything, her actions were too slow to save Sisu. The other chick got a precise shot to the heart from a decent distance and her finger resting on the trigger. You don’t do that by mistake.

    FlamingBunBunFlamingBunBun5 өдрийн өмнө
  • Oh. Another movie where a tragic backstory main character comes across a Blue Dragon to awaken their potential that did awful. As my namesake here I must complain, but at least Eragon had source material that was readable and its just "Book Movie" gone bad.

    Deviant ErigawnDeviant Erigawn5 өдрийн өмнө
  • Big hero six be awesome and nothing will change my mind

    Robert MorrisRobert Morris5 өдрийн өмнө
  • I liked it, but its NOT worth even 10 dollars to me. Also spark I can tell you didn't write a script

    Robert MorrisRobert Morris5 өдрийн өмнө
  • This film was fucking awful and I do not know why it was and is being praised as much as it is and has been its probably some of disneys worst work in 3D animated Films as far as characters and story goes by a long margin, I'd rather watch mars needs moms.

    Smance SmanceSmance Smance5 өдрийн өмнө
  • this movie for me was good until the point where we met sisu. it would've made so much more sense if she was mystical or fancy, not relatable. also namaari should've gotten more screen time. she's literally the main side character and this really put me off. the fact three random side character monkeys got more time on the big screen than her, eughhhhHh

    beethepeabeethepea6 өдрийн өмнө
  • Please try to learn the characters' names. Namari isn't that difficult to pronounce, and it reminds me of Americans/white people being too lazy to attempt pronouncing names that are outside their own culture. Not saying that was your intention, but it rubbed me the wrong way. Apart from that, I agree with your assessment of the movie. It was definitely lacking, and there was a lot of problems with the writing. Needed to be workshopped just a bit more.

    Kurly KaylaKurly Kayla6 өдрийн өмнө
  • i kinda agree that the dragons looked a little off from the rest of the film. yes it looks a little funky w the random singular horn and hair, but i don’t entirely think people know that sisu and her kind are based off of nagas. nagas are more thai n southeastern based dragons that, unlike chinese dragons where they represent luck and power, are based off of water and hope. nagas are usually depicted as half human half dragon-like. i know a lot of ppl were underwhelmed when they saw sisu bc they depicted like big scales, scary teeth, large claws. but i feel like the dragons in this movie are meant to be different and not like mushy from mulan (bc he’s chinese based and sisu is more southeastern based)

    Rosaline NaviRosaline Navi6 өдрийн өмнө
  • Frozen franchises is the shit

    abominaton movieabominaton movie6 өдрийн өмнө
  • This movie felt like they just didn't really care about it at all.

    AanounymousSAanounymousS6 өдрийн өмнө
  • Imo, I’d say it’s worth watching, it’s just not the best

    RatRat6 өдрийн өмнө
  • When I first saw the trailer I said "No thanks I'll stick with How to Train Your Dragon".

    Ethan GuyEthan Guy6 өдрийн өмнө
  • For me I had trouble connecting with the characters since we weren’t given much to base from them in such the short period of time. Another thing that they did was they told the audience instead of showing them. It is kind of a thing in movies to show don’t tell as that helps the audience get more emotionally invested but they didn’t do that in raya. It kind of felt like they were just brushing over everything and expecting the audience to care.

    Ashlyn AlinghAshlyn Alingh6 өдрийн өмнө
  • I completely agree with you, I loved the action and I ship Raya and the other girl. But we for the lore and dragons. We didn't have enough time to delve into it.

    Disney QueenDisney Queen6 өдрийн өмнө
  • Honestly I think Disney relied on the great visuals and soundtracks to make us forget about how crappy the story and message are. Even if I think the movie was really bad, Raya is a great character (except at the end); she's distrustful because 1) she's been betrayed by Namaari and 2) that same betrayal had world wide consequences. This is an awful burden to carry, especially alone. Yet Sisu (and basically the whole movie) urge her to trust people blindly. Even worse, to blindly trust Namaari, who betrays her several times, kills someone and then kinda blames Raya for doing it. Like... wtf. Besides she never apologized for any of the wrong she caused, never proved that she could earn Raya's trust back... Namaari got no redemption arc at all. By the end I was wondering why Raya (or anyone else) would still be interested in making friends with that psychopath. Basically the movie just tells you: "Trust everyone without asking yourself why, even the ones who aren't trustworthy. It will make the world a better place." Anyway, what I want to tell you is: no you don't suck, the movie does.

    CharlieCharlie6 өдрийн өмнө
  • Honestly, I don’t think this guy even saw the movie. He describes it like somebody who heard about it from somebody who heard about it from somebody else. Or he was savagely drunk when he saw it.

    Oh My Oh myOh My Oh my7 өдрийн өмнө
  • I’m sorry but this movie just felt like a clone of Avatar The Last Airbender. They saw how successful that series was and tried to make a movie that’s very similar to it.

    MrJavaman5MrJavaman57 өдрийн өмнө
  • 11:00 Was this bit really necessary? It's a *fantasy* story, set in a *fantasy* world. Sure it takes inspiration from real-life cultures, but that doesn't mean it has to be represented with utmost accuracy, as long as it isn't degrading the culture it takes the inspiration from. Please realize that this sort of rhetoric is actually damaging to the fantasy writing community. Many fantasy writers are uncertain of what cultures to draw inspiration from because of it, and some writers have chosen to not write out of fear of "misrepresenting" a culture, even if it was only a source of inspiration and nothing more. I love your reviews Spark, but I was disappointed to hear this rhetoric, even if it isn't actually part of your review. You don't have to smear extra crap on something just because you don't like something. (For the record, I haven't seen the movie, I have no opinion on it, I just wished you were more... unbiased? in your take on it.)

    S HS H7 өдрийн өмнө
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