With such a title, the bar is immediately set too high for what’s a fairly conventional good vs. evil battle with spectacular visuals.
Less a disaster than a standard disappointment, the biggest of which is Bradley Cooper, who phones it in post-Silver Linings Playbook.
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Baz Luhrmann captures the opulent decor and backs it with a hip-hop soundtrack that should feel out of place but works surprisingly well.
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