The kids are cute, the film is shot well, but there is no one on Earth who can make that final 'twist followed by a Lifetime Original twist' work.
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
For every thing this movie does right, they mess up something significant.
Visually, it's stunning. The plot, for the most part, remains the same and even fills in some gaps and expands on some characters in ways that feel real and worthwhile. However, these plots are filled in by songs that add nothing but run time.
Which would be fine, if the cast could sing them. While the supporting bench is crazy deep, the two leads are....fine.... Both Emma Watson…