A Wrinkle in Time Reviews

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September 1, 2020
The world that DuVernay creates for this unbelievably believable journey to take place is immersive and mesmerizing.
August 29, 2020
Some stories work far better in literature than on the screen, as the screenwriters scrap necessary connecting tissue to trim the runtime down to two hours.
August 19, 2020
A glimmer of a heart but has a massive hole in its universal soul, lacklustre performances and a weak plot with more holes than Swiss cheese.
August 1, 2020
A Wrinkle in Time is more than just a movie.
July 23, 2020
Altruism something to be admired, but you've got to stick the landing somewhere in the process. A Wrinkle in Time, despite the talent of those involved, never really does.
July 18, 2020
A Wrinkle in Time feels like a missed opportunity.
July 18, 2020
DuVernay and her team have made a picture that is entertaining and thrilling, while also being about something important. Not many others can say the same thing.
July 4, 2020
It's as if the film was trying to hypnotize you with cinematography so that you don't realize how little you care about the plot. [Full review in Spanish]
June 29, 2020
A Wrinkle in Time is a marvel of visual effects ... at times, the imagery replaces the storytelling, filling in small gaps ... going from moment to moment with little transition.
June 2, 2020
These are all worthy messages, mind you, but they are all but lost in this cluttered, exposition-heavy nonsense.
April 15, 2020
While A Wrinkle in Time is visually dazzling, big-hearted and intermittently moving, it's also wildly ambitious - to a fault. The film is a missed opportunity and, instead of the family classic I expected, it is a somewhat cheesy children's movie.
February 12, 2020
Although she achieves mixed results, DuVernay's eclectic world-building in A Wrinkle in Time broadcasts her bold strokes as a visionary filmmaker.
February 10, 2020
For brief moments, the film becomes tactile, relatable. Makes you wonder what could it have been... with a better script.
January 30, 2020
While both beautiful and family-centered, those new to the source material may wonder what exactly is happening.
January 29, 2020
An extraordinary cast got lost in "time" with a muddled story. Not sure this one is time well spent.
January 17, 2020
L'Engle's admonitions to embrace your weirdness are reduced to forced whimsey... A Wrinkle In Time was long thought to be unfilmable, and this version suggests that conventional wisdom was right.
December 6, 2019
For every grown-up woman who needed this movie when they were 12, there is a girl who is still growing up and will see herself in Meg.
October 17, 2019
You'll be treated to a movie that embraces its own optimism and demands empathy. We could all do well to take it in.
September 27, 2019
Gorgeous visuals aren't enough to make A Wrinkle in Time shine
September 26, 2019
Everyone but Storm Reid bangs out the same one note, stretching a couple of quirks to its absolute breaking point. It's tough to say whether this is due to bad direction or a bad script.
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