Furious Fans Brand The First Glimpse At Jumanji Reboot As Sexist

Rampant Sexism

Rampant Sexism

Kevin Hart has become one of the biggest names in Hollywood of recent times, and when he posted this photo in anticipation of the upcoming Jumanji reboot (scheduled for release next year) we're guessing he expected a more positive response than that which he received from some corners of the internet.

Many have said that this picture alone is proof that sexism is still rampant in Hollywood.

Reboot and Rewind the Clock

Reboot and Rewind the Clock

The upcoming flick is a remake of the 1995 classic which starred the late and very great, Robin Williams.

It also stars Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Jack Black, and the relatively scantily-clad Karen Gillan.

And therein lies the problem, according to many who commented on the Instagram photo.

Debate Over Clothes

Debate Over Clothes

Hart's Instead efforts were intended to bring attention to the camaraderie of the cast and presumably, to kick start the hype to drive anticipation ahead of the film's release.

Instead, it began debate over the female actor's (Gillan, pictured in one of her own Instagram photos) attire when compared the the men...

Trust Me

Trust Me

“Her jungle wardrobe will make sense when you know the plot,” wrote Johnson as he jumped to the defense of the image in the comments of Hart's post. “Trust me.”

Fans weren't having it, however...

Objects?

Objects?

“All the guys are dressed for the jungle,” commented on fan.

“Except the girl who’s dressed like she’s in the beginning of an adult film. If the girl’s going to dress like that, pass. I have two young girls.”

“I see a lot of mosquito bites in Karen Gillian’s future," another began.

"Come on, a cropped top and shorts in the jungle? She’s just missing the heels and huge boobs to be the perfect picture of woman objectification".

Is that a fair criticism?