Close to being good
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Chocolate is a about an autistic girl who learns martial arts by watching TV. Pretty interesting premise, right? But wait, there is more. Her parents are both enforcers for rival mobs. Sort of a what if Romeo and Juliet had an autistic love child in Thailand. Not hooked yet? Well what if I told you that the Transvestite Thai Mob's Boss (who likes to shoot himself in the foot, literally, for no reason) was so obsessed with the autistic girl's…
Antebellum is the next victim of the COVID-19 pandemic. With Lionsgate opting for a digital rather than their planned full theatrical release, Antebellum is going to try to take advantage of the new platform and lack of any solid new competition. On a budget of less than $15 million, it seems likes a sound strategy.
The main issue the audience should have with Antebellum comes before they ever sit down to watch. The trailers create a false perception of the type of movie they are…