Movieman630 has written 1 review for films rated ★★½ during 2022.

  • King Richard

    King Richard

    Not a bad film, but somewhat frustratingly color-by-numbers. It’s paced a little too slowly, and it feels like the film is often turning away from a more challenging version of itself in order to be more palatable. Richard feels somewhat like a sanitized character, which does lend a falsehood to the film.

    That said, the performances are strong. Will Smith gives a very solid performance that is very different than his usual style, while still making use of his great…