Director: Lana Wachowski, Tom Tykwer
Starring: Halle Berry, Tom Hanks, Jim Broadbent, Bae Doo Na, Jim Sturgess, Hugo Weaving, Susan Sarandon, Hugh Grant
Review: 4.5 stars (of five)
From the director of Run Lola Run and the siblings who brought you The Matrix (and, unfortunately, its sequels) comes a film that’s an unreasonably long jumble of arguably unrelated narrative threads spread across centuries whose segments are shuffled like a deck of cards. It should suck at a level approaching Battlefield: Earth proportions, and yet it’s majestic, touching, expertly crafted and a pleasure from start to finish.
Adapting the equally...