Joel Edgerton's conversion therapy biopic approaches its subject with good intentions, but doesn't stretch beyond routine.
Desperate to start up another world, yet fails and succeeds in a fascinating manner. (✯✯✯)
Never feels afraid in itself to tribute its influences while standing out as its own thing. (✯✯✯✯✯)
Slightly overlong but never uninteresting. (✯✯✯✯)
Witty, funny, and suspenseful, it's more than "nice." (✯✯✯✯½)