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Passengers
★ ★ ★ ☆

There are the makings of a brilliant movie here. A movie about difficult choices, about moral quandaries, and about consequences.

With twenty minutes remaining in its run time, Passengers abandons that brilliant premise and goes all-in for a Hollywood ending, and guts the momentum it spent the last ninety minutes building. It leaves the viewer with many questions, but instead of them being significant philosophical ones, they are about the film’s failure to realize its own promise.

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★ ★ ★ ☆