...a tremendous amount of fun.
...entertaining as well, at least to a point.
...in its heart Gods of Egypt is an adventure in what used to be called the swords and sandals genre.
...it has everything else it needs to check all the graphic, goofy, gung-ho boxes required of a true summer popcorn blockbuster.
...effects-driven, fantasy-kitsch vision of the surreal cosmology of Egyptian myth.