Thursday November 26, 2020

Futuristic fantasy falls flat in the final stretch

Film

29th May, 2015
6
George Clooney In Tomorrowland: A World Beyond

In a summer of sequels, an original film emerges. Or at least, as original a film based on a Disney theme park ride could possibly be. Director Brad Bird has brought his optimistic outlook to Disney’s peculiar, futuristic family adventure Tomorrowland. But for all its intriguing premise and initial novelty, the film ends up hollow and flat.

Bird, whose Pixar triumphs The Incredibles and Ratatouille are among the finest animated films ever made,...

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