Originally Posted by jmc
I'm probably kinder because for the most part the film is far more ambitious than the previous movie, I can appreciate it more, and for the most part it was enjoyable. There's a lot I do like, especially aesthetically. As for MoS it was a case of overload, on top of that the film takes it self too seriously, had it been a bit more lighthearted then I dare say reaction to it would have been kinder and its flaws far more forgiving.
Agree with the ambitious part, in terms expanding the world and visual aesthetic of the franchise. Story wise, not ambitious in the slightest.