“Rebel Moon is the first movie I’ve walked out of”: Zack Snyder Fails Miserably to Impress Critics as Awful Early Reviews of Rebel Moon Come Out

Disappointing critics with the initial screening, Zack Snyder's ‘Rebel Moon’ got brutally slammed.

"Rebel Moon is the first movie I’ve walked out of": Zack Snyder Fails Miserably to Impress Critics as Awful Early Reviews of Rebel Moon Come Out

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  • Set to debut in a limited theatrical release on 15th December 2023, Zack Snyder's Rebel Moon recently appeared for its initial screening.
  • Although Zack Snyder's Rebel Moon created immense buzz online, prior to its release with its promising trailer, the movie is now getting slammed by critics.
  • Sharing their initial reactions to Zack Snyder's film on X, critics brutally slammed the film.
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Although Zack Snyder’s Rebel Moon created immense buzz online, prior to its release with its promising trailer, the movie eventually got slammed by critics. Right after the film’s first screening, Rebel Moon faced humiliating reviews from the viewers.

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Set to release on 15th December 2023, Zack Snyder’s movie is now facing a grave situation. Failing to impress the critics with its first screening, the movie got slammed by netizens on X. Sharing their initial reactions to the new film, reviewers and critics pointed out different aspects of Rebel Moon that disappointed them. 

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Zack Snyder’s Rebel Moon Got Slammed After First Screening

Ending his iconic run with DC, Zack Snyder ventured into his own project and came up with his futuristic imagination, Rebel Moon. Creating a major buzz on social media with its storyline and a few snippets, the movie which is set to release in two parts, got highly appreciated by fans right after its trailer dropped. 

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Rebel Moon - Part One: A Child Of Fire (2023)
Rebel Moon – Part One: A Child Of Fire (2023)

Set to debut in a limited theatrical release on 15th December 2023, Zack Snyder‘s Rebel Moon recently appeared for its initial screening. And surprisingly, unlike the buzz created by its trailer drop, the movie got heavily slammed. Disappointing audiences and critics with its execution, the movie garnered brutal reviews. 

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Snyder’s Rebel Moon got slammed after initial screening (@zacksnyder | Vero)

Audiences and critics who went to watch the initial screening of the upcoming movie, hoping to get mesmerized by the cinematography and storytelling, instead got stunned by its “clunky execution” and “dull characters”. Sharing their initial reactions to Zack Snyder’s film on X, critics brutally slammed the film. 

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Also read: “That was the sort of thing I had in my mind”: Zack Snyder Yielded to 1 Major Fan Concern for Rebel Moon After His Polarizing DCEU Movies

Critics Shared Their Disappointment Over Rebel Moon 

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Critics are disappointed in Snyder (@zacksnyder | Vero)

Expressing their disappointment over Rebel Moon, especially after having high hopes for Zack Snyder and his fascinating filmmaking, critics pinpointed the issues with the film. Next Best Pictures’ Matt Neglia pointed out the shabby execution and the issues with the characters and stated, 

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Zack Snyder’s clunky execution makes even the most basic drama feel tedious. Derivative sci-fi with unimpressive slow-mo action & dull characters.” 

Other critics like Brobible’s Eric Italiano harshly pointed out how Zack Snyder failed miserably at impressing the audiences. Despite his previous work experience in movies of a similar genre, this time Snyder failed to achieve brilliance. Specifically taking a dig at the filmmaker’s direction, Italiano informed how he walked out on the movie. 

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Rebel Moon’ is the first movie I’ve walked out of in a long, long time.” 

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Similarly, several other critics expressed their disappointment in Zack Snyder’s Rebel Moon, while only a handful of people shared good reviews. 

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Written by Krittika Mukherjee

Krittika is a News Writer at FandomWire with 2 years of prior experience in lifestyle and web content writing. With her previous works available on HubPages and Medium, she has woven over 1000 stories with us, about fan-favorite actors, movies, and shows. Post-graduate in Journalism and Honors-graduate in English Literature, when this art enthusiast isn't crafting your next favorite article, she finds her escapism in coffee, fiction, and the Wizarding World.