Roald Dahl's The Witches

Roald Dahl's The Witches ★★

Robert Zemeckis, you've done it again! You've delivered another self-congratulatory snoozefest that feels fully-cooked technically (yet clearly over-reliant on mid-tier visual effects) but half-baked narratively. The only thing worth congratulating in this movie is Jahzir Bruno, who gives a terrific performance in his first role and will certainly go on to do great things. Personally, I think it's time we leave Roald Dahl adaptations in the past, considering the best ones have already been made.

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