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1
average score
3.50*
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Alive and kicking
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Solid pieces

Brightburn

2019 / 90m - USA
Horror, Fantasy
3.5*/5.0*
Brightburn poster

A pretty amusing, evil take on Superman. The horror beats are surprisingly effective while the superhero nonsense clearly takes a back seat. It's a shame the film isn't mean-spirited enough, though the ending does its best to add some extra grit to the film. A welcome variation on some tired old tropes, but the execution lacked that extra bit of spice.