The Creator doesn’t do anything groundbreaking with its narrative but despite that it was practically engineered to work for me.
✅ Ambitious sci-fi world-building
✅ A Radiohead song
✅ Allison Janney being a total boss
✅ A touching, father/daughter-like relationship
The visuals and world of The Creator are incredibly inventive. Shades of Blade Runner and Children of Men. But really it was the core relationship between John David Washington’s Joshua and young Madeline Yuna Voyles’ Alphie that really got me…