Dwayne Johnson, Kevin and Co. are finally back. In Jumanji 2 the team goes together again on a dangerous adventure. The blockbuster is scheduled to hit theaters this year. The first reactions to the film are very positive. Especially the newcomers are praised by the critics. 2017 came with Jumanji – Welcome In the jungle a real surprise hit in the cinemas. The Reboot of the iconic adventure film from the 90s made without high expectations for a great box office. Overall, the strip played $ 960 million. No wonder a sequel was fast on the way. The characters were already very good for Jumanji: The Next Level. Because the cast and the crew from the predecessor remain the same. Now Danny DeVito and Danny Glover are joined by two Hollywood stars. The film has now been consistently praised by the first critics.
Sean O'Connell of Cinemablend has especially surprised the story of Jumanji 2. Kevin Hart and Danny Glover also had a lot of praise for him: "The new Jumanji: The Next Level has some huge surprises and introduces a lot of story fun to explore, the best reason to get back in the game Kevin Hart playing Danny Glover, this joke made me laugh long and hard! "
As you can see in the trailer, Part 2 will deal even more with the body swapping of the characters. It also seems to work very well, says Perri Nemiroff of Collider: "Body swap movies are best – especially a body swap movie with an A + ensemble like Jumanji: The Next Level – the action is fun and I could be Johnson, Hart , Gillan and Black watch hours playing with this format and now with Awkwafina! Such a great new addition to the group! "
But also in terms of humor Jumanji: The Next Level can score well. The movie seems even funnier and crazier than its predecessor. For some critics, he is even better than the first part. For example, Maude Garett of Geekbomb reports, "The Jumanji sequel to The Next Level does what few sequels can do … Make a movie that's just as good, if not better, than the first one." They have what was fun, and then set it up with hilarious dialogues that make me laugh a lot, Jumanji 2 is worth seeing! "
Brandon Davis of Comicbook agrees: "Jumanji: The Next Level is hilarious, it's impossible to choose a cast member that stands out from the rest, it has an unexpectedly big heart, everyone is so damn funny. Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Jack Black, Awkwafina. "
For fans, these positive feedbacks are likely to cause even more excitement. Whether you like the movie, you will learn from December 12, 2019. Then comes Jumanji: The Next Level in German cinemas. Are you looking forward to Jumanji 2?