When it comes to Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four, there aren’t many people that have nice things to say about it in it’s theatrical form. But as Trank noted in a tweet the night before the film was released, there is a version of the film that might be pretty good. The only problem is we’ll never see it. It is up in smoke.
And if you needed more confirmation, Toby Kebbell echoes the same sentiments in a new interview with Jen Yamato at The Daily Beast. He’s currently one of the motion capture stars in Warcraft, but he had plenty to share about the Planet of the Apes series and his turns as Doctor Doom in Fantastic Four. According to Klebbell, there is indeed a version out there that’s different than what we got in theaters:
I tell you, the honest truth is [Trank] did cut a great film that you’ll never see,” he said. “That is a shame. A much darker version, and you’ll never see it.