But what about the movie itself? Should you buy a ticket this weekend to the Will and Jaden Smith showcase, After Earth?
No. Not at all. Don't you even think about it. So say most critics out there, as one after another has absolutely slammed the sci-fi film. Scroll down now for a rundown of their insults...
I can't fault a proud father for suspending his I-only-play-leads policy to help build a big summer special-effects movie around his son, but After Earth does Jaden no favors. - Grantland
It's just a somewhat mundane coming-of-age story with a terribly miscast lead. - Detroit News
Is "After Earth" the worst movie ever made? - The Wall Street Journal