Maybe this should be a 4.5, but I feel like it does go to a couple biopic-y moments at times that take it down. Ruth Negga is the heart and soul, she's wonderful, but i feel like she's let down by some of the actors around her. Edgerton is good but doesn't get an awful lot to work with.
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Since I seriously started getting into movies somewhere around 6 years ago this has been my most anticipated movie ever. The only way to describe how fantastic it is, is to simply say that it not only lived up to my expectations but it rocked them and surpassed them and waved hello the second go around said expectations.
It would be impossible to get around to everything that is perfect here so I'll just mention a couple of standout things…