Do I only ever watch bad female ensemble movies like is that my job??
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Ended strongly, which this needed. Has its shining moments, but considering the material to launch off of (the tradegy of losing a brother, a failing mentor, etc) this, like other Disney+ franchise shows, felt flat. A lot of meandering, uninvolved A to B filler to rush us to an end point with a few bullet pointed 'moments' that justify the series. Doesn't feel particularly tuned into the television format, and ultimately has little lasting impact or point other than to…
I lose followers every time I make these types of complaints but I don't need fragility in my life so here we go: I'm tired of the same 'group of teenage boys solve a mystery' story. Almost every review of Summer of 84 comments on how it rides the nostalgia-porn wave that the likes of Stranger Things brought on and that's correct. Every archetype, trope etc. is there.
But this weirded me out more than usual with multiple conversations about…