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Solo: A Star Wars Story Is a Practice in Institutional Mediocrity

It’s not as bad as you’ve been told though

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Solo: A Star Wars Story is a light pleasing dip into the Star Wars universe. But it lacks the stakes of its predecessors, and the analytical approach to storytelling will leave many disappointed.

Solo is certainly not a terrible film. There’s competent writing, the actors are good…




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