During the final half hour, everything compelling about this low-budget thriller collapses in a miasma of idiocy.
Unsentimental, non-glamorized, and unclouded by the usual overlay of rose-colored nostalgia, this is a raw but rewarding motion picture.
A solid follow-up to "The Equalizer" and an effectively understated entry into the 2018 summer movie sweepstakes.
Whatever goodwill the movie builds up during its first 85 minutes is thrown away in the idiotic, anticlimactic final ten.
With doses of magic realism icing a cake assembled using layers of Jungian psychology and quantum mechanics, the movie goes in ambitious and unconventional directions.
It’s competently made and sporadically compelling but not likely to pique the interest of anyone unfamiliar with Morrissey.
Looks and feels like something made for Cartoon Network or Amazon Prime rather than a big-screen offering.
As YA romances go – and there are plenty to choose from – this is a lesser option.
This offbeat revenge-thriller offers suspense and mystery that are a cut above anything currently being churned out by the studios.
With a smart, perceptive script and an arresting lead performance by Hailee Steinfeld, the film rises to the top of a crowded genre.