ReelViews for movies starring 'Liana Liberato'
The offbeat approach brings a freshness to a genre (the rom-com) that has become static and predictable.
If the most important thing in any coming-of-age story is for the main character to evolve, "Measure of a Man" gets it right.
Perhaps the most remarkable thing about "Novitiate" is the even-handedness with which it treats religion in general and 1960s Catholicism in particular.
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.