Like its predecessor, it has a sense of humor, but is still too self-important.
Does “Pacific Rim” manage to turn us into tweens for two hours? It comes pretty darn close.
Like its namesake in Greek mythology, “Prometheus” is an intelligent but flawed titan that steals metaphorical fire and then is punished by being compared to a classic.
This time, the CGI fiery-skull effects don’t contribute to the story: they are the story. And a yawningly flimsy one at that.