Wonder Woman absolutely lives up to the hype. We’ve long been aware that women in superhero films just haven’t been given enough (whether it be story or screen time or agency; in any combination). But this film goes hard and brings about a much-needed shift in perspective within the genre in a wholly satisfying manner.
In what could be considered Rebecca Hall’s best performance out of many amazing ones, Christine is a character study detailing tragedy in a manner more intimate and consequentially harrowing than most biopics about women tend to be. This article contains spoilers.
As per Guy Ritchie’s sharp, glitzy brand of blockbuster goodness, King Arthur: Legend of the Sword is a fantastically fun romp; a particularly fresh take on the Camelot tale. Critics aren’t giving it enough credit, but it’s filled with unceasing spirit, whether it’s found in the film’s cutting wit or big heart. Spoilers ahead.