As of now, there was no communicate of a sequel for “The Misfits.” After all, seeing because the movie simply got here out, it is too quickly to inform if this heist movie is being regarded as for franchise alternatives or no longer. The 2 largest components for a possible sequel are the vital reaction and the economic reaction, — with a lot more weight at the latter. On the other hand, since the movie hasn’t been out lengthy sufficient to have a look at the field workplace numbers, we will want to glance to the critiques for an early indication.
To place it properly, the critiques for “The Misfits” don’t seem to be excellent. It these days has an abysmal 17% Tomatometer rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The New York Occasions wrote, “Similarly insulting to Arabic dialects and the Muslim Brotherhood, ‘The Misfits’ is inarguably terrible, its grandiose litter of a plot unimproved through bored camels and rarely clothed girls.” Many additionally identified that Brosnan is the only real spotlight of the movie, with Brian Tallerico of RogerEbert.com writing, “No person concerned has any concept what to do with Brosnan, burying his playful efficiency in a movie that is virtually impressively soulless.”
It is also worth noting that director Harlin has helmed sequels ahead of — “Die Exhausting 2,” “Exorcist: The Starting,” and “A Nightmare on Elm Boulevard 4″— however not one of the unique motion pictures he is directed have won sequels. With 4 Razzie Award nominations for Worst Director, he does not precisely have the best monitor file (by the use of IMDb).
Nonetheless, cash talks, so if “The Misfits” plays extremely smartly on the field workplace, it would rather well obtain a sequel in spite of the whole thing indexed above. We’re going to have a greater concept of franchise attainable after the trade stories this weekend’s field workplace numbers.