Goofy, charming, faithful to its sweet source material, and all while advancing the standard “Be yourself” message with fresh challenges to gender expectations.
Spotlight takes four awards, including Best Film…
Two screwed-up female protagonists, a female villain, and humor with a female perspective. This is what we need to see more of at the movies.
The just-right mix of wistfulness, snark, and painful personal growth makes this nonstop hilarious, with humor that gets women in a way movies rarely do.