I simply do not know what people were expecting.
Is it perfect? No. Is it rushed at times? Yes. Are some of those performances rocky? Absolutely.
Was it a fun time?? HELL YEAH IT WAS - LET'S FRICKEN GO BABY
FRICK EM UP! Say the cheesy one liners!
It's a story about a fighting tournament for the fate of the world, could it get super deep and flip our perception? Sure. Does it have to? No.
I would have loved this to be a full on brutal revenge flick but I genuinely had a good time with a lot of the characters.
Cole is rough though... sadly
I want nothing more than to rent out a theatre and watch this with a group of friends, or just have a basement party with this on the tv.