After David, along with Kevin, is caught and captured, both are placed in the Raven Hill Memorial Psychiatric Research Center, a stately asylum where Elijah, a.k.a. It turns the earlier film’s ominous pop poetry into overexplicit blockbuster prose. In “Glass,” he’s still a mastermind with a lot on his mind, though the character seems less resonant now that he’s an official antagonist. You know what the scariest thing is? Yet this all now feels very conventional, as if we were merely seeing the Dark Knight in a less cool uniform. Mr. Glass (Samuel L. Jackson), devises a plan to escape the psychiatric ward where he, Kevin Wendell Crumb (James McAvoy) and David Dunn (Bruce Willis) are being kept. “Rarely, if ever, does an actor have an opportunity like this. In Glass (2019), Bruce Willis’s character dies from boredom. The broken are more evolved.”. Raised on cinema classics that ranged from…, Glass: Split Sequel Cast, Trailer, Release Date, and News, Synopsis Revealed for M. Night Shyamlan’s Glass, Glass: Unbreakable Sequel Teases Team-Up, More, Glass: Easter Eggs and Reference Guide for Unbreakable Sequel. Anya Taylor-Joy plays the lone survivor of one of his killing sprees, and despite her soulful presence there’s not a lot the actress can do with this sketchy and sentimental role. David Crow is the movies editor at Den of Geek. “Glass” is a sequel that feels more dutiful than necessary. “Glass” continues the saga, only this time stripped of any sense of revelation. To do so, he’s got to tangle with Kevin in his hellbent mode known as the Beast: the strong-man id who’s all roaring rage and bulging torso veins, like a scaled-down bad-guy version of the Hulk. © 2020 Condé Nast. The Beast responds by crushing Elijah’s fragile bones, fatally injuring him. It will hit the theatres in India on January 18. © Copyright 2020 Variety Media, LLC, a subsidiary of Penske Business Media, LLC. He then records himself waking up the Beast in the tunnels beneath the hospital and eventually orchestrates a fight between the Beast and David. “I’m not a mistake.” For more than a decade between the box office hits of The Village and The Visit, Shyamalan was told he was not special and that he was mistaken to believe in his creativity as strongly as David Dunn believed that he was a superhero, or that “The Horde” of split personalities believed there was a 24th identity with the ability to scale walls and deflect gunshots. All rights reserved. Staple and her minions succeed at killing David and Kevin once they have become weakened by fighting one another. He is known as the Green Guard (and also the Overseer). Mr. Glass, has been incarcerated for the past 19 years. Later, we learn that Staple belongs to a secret society dedicated to snuffing out superheroes in an attempt to maintain the world’s balance of power. (It’s become her field.). Everything is captured on camera. — Why some Democrats are reconsidering Obama’s legacy. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast.