VENOM First Reactions: A Superhero Movie That “Slipped Through A Wormhole From 2004”

While there is currently a social media conspiracy involving Lady Gaga fans and fake reviews (yup, sounds about right for 2018), the first actual reactions to Sony Pictures’ Venom have hit the web and, well … the movie sounds absolutely bonkers.

Venom screened in Westwood, California Monday night and a flood of screening reactions from critics hit Twitter soon after. The consensus: Venom isn’t a good movie but it’s strange as hell. Here are some of the best takeaways:

It also sounds like Venom would have benefited from that R-rating, just as we all suspected:

For more Venom reactions, just search #Venom on Twitter. Do these early mini-reviews change your mind about Venom at all? Let us know whether you’re still planning to see it in the comments below.

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