This is a very enjoyable and nice movie. Everyone is only pretending otherwise because they don't want the growing MCU backlash to lose steam.
O Brooks-ey, Where Art Thou?
Everything you need to know about the mystique of Louise Brooks is contained in the first five minutes of this picture. We meet her dressed in men's clothes, standing above a recently deceased body, dead from a gunshot to the temple. Brooks has killed him and looks like she would cheerfully do it again.
Then we see the events leading up to…