I am giving this film an extra half a star purely because Jesse Eisenberg put in an outstanding performance.
At times Batman v Superman borders on good, but for the most part it is a good-looking but dull marathon rather than the thrilling sprint it should have been.
It is so much better than Man of Steel though.
As I sat down on my seat, my finger hovering over the play button - I knew this was going to be good. The light dangling overhead was a distraction. I got up. I turned it off.
The room went black.
The film began. I fumbled with my Fedora and sipped on my whiskey while Thornton stole the show. His best performance? I think so.
The film told the tale of a barber, Ed Crane (Thornton), a quiet…