Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four remake hits theaters in a couple hours, but the reviews are already out. Collider.com gave the film a D+, while the cumulative rating score on Rotten Tomatoes is a whopping 10%.
When you consider the great work that Shankar has done on his bootleg universe films for The Punisher, Venom, and the Power Rangers, as well as his work on Dredd, The Grey, and Lone Survivor, I don’t see why the hell they shouldn’t hand him the reins.
During a video QnA on Facebook today, he stated that if he could remake a hero movie, it would be Fantastic Four. He also said that he would never have launched it as a stand alone film, but as one where Reed Richards was working with Professor X.