Tomorrowland is about finding hope in a creative future, and believing we can build that future, yet the entire 130-minute extravaganza boils down to a protracted fight in which a technological strawman becomes the enemy, excusing all human failing, and is destroyed purely through violence.
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Director: Brad Bird
Starring: George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Raffey Cassidy, Hugh Laurie, Thomas Robinson
Review: 3 stars (of five)
Tomorrowland fails as a story because it is facile, smug and hypocritical. It blasts society at large for giving up on the future to wallow in negativity and dystopia while ignoring real crises—then...