Lost in translation, Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within is on the precipice of classic sci-fi, but turns to mush in trying to appease west/east cultures simultaneously.
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A messy sequel to the videogame, Advent Children relies on extensive expository flashbacks to explain itself, losing itself in fan service and attempted mainstream appeal.
While suffering from an incoherent final chapter, Kingsglaive sets up an engaging world of political nuance amid creative fiction.
Square, makers of the Final Fantasy video games, set out to make the ultimate CG film with Spirits Within. Sadly, they were apparently the only ones excited by the …