The Fantastic Four is back. This time they have to save the world from a mysterious alien life-form with silver body flying with a surf-board like object, thus the name Silver Surfer. The Fantastic Four is forced to join hands with their arch-enemy Doctor Doom who came back to life once again. Who is an enemy and who is a friend?
The film is a sequel to the first installment of Fantastic Four series from Marvel Comics. There is no need for character introductions here. The story starts with comical tone, while the plot unveils we are treated with more actions. The development of the script is in the same way as comic books. Well, after all the movie is an adaptation that stays true to its original form of comic books. Thus, you have to put the logic behind the story as anything could happen, unexpectedly. All computer-generated graphics in the movie are smooth and make the film seem real, both the disasters around the world and the super-natural abilities of the Fantastic Four and the Silver Surfer.
All in all, the film is an enjoyable action adventure movie with balance between comical elements and dramatic tone. The ending is easily predictable, it’s a comic becoming movie after all.
4 Stars out of 5 – recommend to fans of Fantastic Four and supernatural action film.