The Divergent film series sure seemed a lock to fill the Hunger Games void. But after the third entry, Allegiant, opened to a chorus of shrugs, plans for the fourth and final film, Ascendant, have apparently changed. Instead of a traditional big-screen release, Ascendant will beam straight to TV, with a spin-off…
Divergent and its sequels don’t make a whole lot of sense—but what they do have is a blend of wish-fulfillment, anarchic WTFery and actual social commentary that amounts to the Platonic ideal of “dystopia as cotton candy.” You will be in a sugar coma at the end of this film, but the sacrifice of your brain may not be…
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There are trailers that are ridiculous, over-the-top dramatic, and clearly composed of the only good parts of the movie. The third movie in the Divergent series has produced one that we think is supposed be “sexy” and “deep,” but is really more “boring” and “soporific.”
Much like Harry Potter, Twilight and Hunger Games before it, The Divergent Series is splitting the final book, Allegiant, into two parts. The first part hits theaters in March and its first posters are here.
The first trailer for The Divergent Series: Allegiant is here and, even if you haven’t seen the first two films, you’re probably going to want to check it out. It’s chock full of gorgeous looking sci-fi weapons, vehicles, environments and a whole new story for the franchise.
Tris Prior is a complicated person in a crazy world. And this teaser trailer for Allegiant, the third movie in the Divergent series, shows you just how nutty it gets.
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