With too much material to fit into a 141-minute movie, there are times when the approach feels superficial.
Anyone who’s up for something ominous and unsettling could do worse than to choose "Life".
This is like no superhero movie we have ever before seen. Nor is there likely to be another one of this sort anytime soon.
Witty, bright, and makes a great contrast/alternative to DC’s current line of serious live-action films.
Not the best of its kind but aims to say something rather than merely satisfy by copious bloodletting.
None of Hollywood’s recent offerings has lifted me up with the potency and grace of "La La Land", one of the year’s most effervescent samples of pure entertainment.
Although it could be argued that "Loving" does little more than bring life to a Wikipedia entry, it does so with tact and craftsmanship.
It’s a well-made, serious drama arriving in an era when those qualities rarely describe multiplex fare.
It’s a shame to see a clever premise developed in such an underwhelming fashion.