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Succeeds in assembling the title team and getting the internal dynamic right but fails in crafting a memorable or imposing villain.
This is a bad film - at times it’s nigh unwatchable - but that doesn’t matter in the grand scheme of things.
"The Girl on the Train" doesn’t derail but it’s not the smoothest of rides.
The movie is frequently incomprehensible and, on those occasions when it makes sense, the viewer may wish it didn’t.
The film, which captures the feel if not the full charm of the written stories, comes across as an autopilot low-scare monster movie targeted at 7 and 8-year olds.
"Age of Ultron" disappoints not because it's irredeemably bad but because it fails to achieve the level of its predecessor in nearly every facet.