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Film: A wonder half-formed

Reviewed: To The Wonder. Rating: 3/5. Cloud Atlas. Rating: 2/5. Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God. Rating: 4/5.

24th February, 2013
Ben Affleck and Rachel McAdams in To The Wonder.

Reviewed: To The Wonder

**Rating:** 3/5

The thing about being unique is that it is impossible to make comparisons. Is the latest film from Terrence Malick, released just 16 months after his sublime Tree of Life, a mediocre film or just mediocre for Malick? Lacking the ambition of his previous work, **To The Wonder** is by turns a maddeningly trite romance, like a cheap paperback illustrated with a painting of a handsome couple kissing in a...

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