Review: Jonah Hex

“I don’t know what to say to you.”

Jonah Hex is a puzzle.  Adapting the character’s name and facial scar (and little else) from a western-themed comic book series, the film makes simultaneous cases for the re-thinking of comic book and videogame adaptations (it’s so sloppily put together that it will likely do more damage to beloved geekery than Super Mario Bros. and Batman and Robin combined), as well as against the rushed closure of Hollywood productions in crisis. Continue reading “Review: Jonah Hex”