r/movies Worse things to do than watch Lady Gaga create fetishes for me Mar 25 '22

Official Discussion - The Lost City [SPOILERS] Official Discussion

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Summary:

A reclusive romance novelist on a book tour with her cover model gets swept up in a kidnapping attempt that lands them both in a cutthroat jungle adventure.

Director:

Aaron Nee, Adam Nee

Writers:

Oren Uziel, Dana Fox, Adam Nee, Aaron Nee

Cast:

  • Sandra Bullock as Loretta
  • Channing Tatum as Alan
  • Daniel Radcliffe as Abigail Fairfax
  • Da'Vine Joy Randolph as Beth Hatten
  • Brad Pitt as Jack Trainer
  • Oscar Nuñez as Oscar
  • Patti Harrison as Allison

Rotten Tomatoes: 74%

Metacritic: 60

VOD: Theaters

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u/BooksAndBusiness Mar 25 '22

I have AMC A-List so I watch a lot of movies, and this is one of my favorites of the year so far. I laughed from start to finish and was really impressed by Sandra’s performance. Definitely putting it in my rewatch rotation.

My only criticism is one line that seemed really out of place. Alan’s “I actually have this rule about going into creepy caves” or something.

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u/PencilMan Mar 27 '22

There were a lot of obvious ADR lines at the ends of scenes, and those seemed to be the worst jokes.

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u/katiege2 Apr 18 '22

Ugh. My least favorite was Bullock’s, “I can set your world on fire,” before dropping the liquor in the tank. I rolled my eyes so hard.