After Thursday evening in Los Angeles, the second cinematic charge of Anna and Elsa looks like a huge success.
Critics, stars and movie fans. took to social media following a screening at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, with a begrudgingly complete reaction to full worship.
Here's an example of the first impressions.
Selena Gomez, who brought her 6-year-old sister on Thursday, put it simply: "Frozen 2 is amazing !!!" the pop star wrote on Instagram.
Atom movie writer Alisha Grauso wrote on Twitter that she shouted "at least 3 times," saying that the sequel was "superb and relies on empowerment. for its characters … From the story to the final thread of Elsa's dress, care and love are shown. And, good news, everyone on Team Elsa gets at least one solo this time. "
Disney princesses were taken. on larger themes this time around, tweets film critic Clayton Davis, noting that the sequel has "signaled that the fanbase has grown over the last 6 years." , and they have something new to learn in a changing world. so many. Good shots at times. It's something I really need. "
Writer / director Ben Mekler tweeted that "Frozen 2" was "the rare sequel to the original.
" The coverage was twice as shocking, the action twice as thrilling … the songs twice as catchy. Didn't I think I needed a sequel to FROZEN, but it turns out I was very, very wrong. "
Mashable entertainment editor Angie J. Han wrote on Twitter that despite the obvious box office request for" The Frozen 2, "the resulting film offers" a lot of love it: action-packed fantasy sequences, good moments for your faves, LOTS of new songs (including) the earworm-y "In the Unknown," and an unassuming cute new critter. "
Business repider entertainment reporter Jason Guerrasio called " Frozen 2 "a worthy sequel with inspiring stories.
" Elsa rode a horse through the water and was stunning. The song "To the Unknown" is primed "Let It Go" -like addictive (patience parents). And there's an '80s ballad … singing (by) Weezer to the end credits! Get ready !!!
Disney aficionado Sky Shuler agrees to agree that the sequel is more than original.
"I can. I can't believe I'm saying this, but FROZEN 2 is better than its predecessor. It's dark, a little older, but still a great movie for families, the songs are believe it or not it's charming, so parents aren't careful. SEE MOVIE! # Frozen2
But it's not all over the month.
Film critic Scott Menzel tweeted that the subsequent losses had lost "some of the magic of the original" but found that the new "soundtrack was surprisingly better. . "He added that" Kristoff, Sven, and Olaf standout even though the script left Anna and Elsa cold. It was a decent sequel but definitely a step down from the first. "
" Frozen 2 "hit theaters Nov. 22.