“BlacKkKlansman,” Spike Lee’s latest joint, is certainly not subtle about making its point. What it is, though, is compelling, as both a period film and a scathing indictment of extremism in modern America’s discussion of race.
“Ant-Man and the Wasp” delivers solid Marvel-style entertainment, thanks to its talented cast and inventive action. The fast paced storytelling, the humor, the in-jokes, they’re all here, and most of them work.
The latest Nicholas Sparks novel-turned-film is a terribly uneven effort. It has its moments of charm, but they’re far outnumbered by bland performances, shallow characterization, and worn-out clichés.