Fundamentally, this is about the hunters and the hunted and, if you don’t look too deeply into the backstory, it works on that level.
For the first two-thirds, it's an effecting and effective tale of female bonding; however, toward the end, melodramatic contrivances result in an unlikely climax and unsatisfying denouement.
Although "Terms of Endearment" may be a passable way to spend a couple of hours, to label it as the Best Picture of 1983 (or any year) is a miscarriage.
More like the dramatization of an Encyclopedia Britannica entry than a fully rendered movie, "Tolkien" loses sight of the character.
A superficially entertaining science-fiction action/adventure film that might have worked better had it focused more on the “science fiction” elements and less on the “action/adventure” ones.
As beguiling as it is frustrating, with a fascination for the visual style compensating for a difficult-to-navigate storyline.
The strength of the stylistic elements and Robbie’s performance aren’t sufficient to overcome the deficiencies of an initially derivative and ultimately off-kilter narrative.
More often than not, "Tully" comes across as a group of relatable characters marooned in a story with nowhere to go.
Possibly the most faithful adaptation of a video game to-date but faithfulness to the source material doesn’t always result in the best cinematic experience.
Boasts a lighter tone but regurgitates the basic story of every other superhero team-up.