Dante’s Inferno Film Analysis

Dante’s Inferno    IMDB

Release Date: February 9, 2010

Release Format: Video

MPAA Rating: Rated R for strong violence

Horror Sub-genre:   Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror

Synopsis: Dante journeys through the nine circles of hell in order to find and save his true love, Beatrice

Overview:

DecayMga.com Dante's Inferno Based off the video game, “Dante’s Inferno” is a story of unconditional love and sacrifice. Dante returns home from war to find his village has been ruined, his people slaughtered, and the love of his life is on the brink of dying. Her soul has been kidnapped and held hostage in the deepest depths of hell.

On a quest to find his beloved Beatrice and save her soul from Lucifer, who holds her captive, he travels through the nine circles of his own personal hell: limbo, lust, gluttony, greed, anger, heresy, violence, fraud, and treachery. On his journey, he will suffer his own madness. But none of this will prepare him for the final circle, and the answer to his question: why has his love been taken away?

Pros:

  • Story – the story of “Dante’s Inferno” is really good. A man on a mission to save his true love, but he has to get through his personal hell to get to her. It’s also an original plot, as the story takes a different twist. We see a lot of stories and plots where a man must fight to save his true love from some mad man, evil entity, or tormentor. “Dante’s Inferno” brings something new to the genre.
  • Graphics – the graphics of “Dante’s Inferno” is superb. The animation is clear, sharp and crisp.
  • Make-up and special effects – the make up in “Dante’s Inferno” is very well done. The special effects, although pretty gruesome, are awesome.

Cons:

  • Acting – the acting in “Dante’s Inferno” is decent, but a bit over the top. Almost like an over-dramatized soap opera.
  • Presentation – “Dante’s Inferno” is an animated movie based off the video game. It’s presentation and appearance is set up video-game style, and that slightly takes away the movie aspect of it. I feel like I am watching a video game instead of a movie.

Closing Thoughts:

DecayMag.com Dante's Inferno“Dante’s Inferno” is a great love-sacrifice story. You sacrifice your own life to save that which is dearest to you. You face the darkest perversions of hell and battle your personal demons to  get to your true love. In the end, you realize that the demon is you, and you are the cause of your own demise.

 

 

 

 

Rating Criteria

  • 0-10 Avoid
  • 11-20- Mediocre
  • 21-30 -Good
  • 31-40 – Average
  • 41-50- Decent
  • 51-60 – Stunning
  • 71-80 – Must See
  • 81-90 – Amazing
  • 91-100 – Impressive
Thank you for reading our article and for visiting DecayMag. As an independent entertainment journalism platform, we do not provide paywalls as do other news outlets. Our website does not have overpowering forms of advertising. Believe it or not but online advertising revenue is on the decline. We are asking you, our audience, to donate and keep our content and future secure. DecayMag is a full-time endeavor with, money and hard work offered to produce each piece of content and media. The button below will guide you to our Patreon page where you can donate and receive cool rewards as our form of Thank you.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.