Though its heroics don't quite hit the spot, there's a lot to like about Carol Danvers' introduction to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Tries to be far too many films at once and becomes discomforting as a whole. (✯✯)
Gathering up only the most notable 2016 titles worthy of notice.
Goes beyond interconnected portraits of ordinary life to play out as a time capsule. (✯✯✯✯✯)
Occasionally some great writing shines, but it's hammered down by unnecessary sap. (✯✯✯)