Wish I liked this more than I did! Felt a little indistinct, or perhaps was just Coppola in a mode I don’t enjoy quite as much. Struck me a bit more like a Maggie’s Plan or similar, even though the lulls weren’t too lulling in between the more shining moments.
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I haven't had time to write a full review of this as I only saw it not 12 hours ago, but I can't help but jot down something about Passengers' unpleasant undercurrent. Rewatching the trailers and marketing material, I couldn't believe how misleading they were about something very important to the film's core premise:
Only Chris Pratt's Jim woke up early due to a malfunction on the ship. The first solid half hour is him moping about the Avalon starship,…