Netflix movie review: Don’t Look Up – Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence try to save the world in star-studded tragicomic satire

//Netflix movie review: Don’t Look Up – Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence try to save the world in star-studded tragicomic satire

Netflix movie review: Don’t Look Up – Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence try to save the world in star-studded tragicomic satire

4/5 starsAdam McKay’s all-star Netflix film Don’t Look Up comes packaged with a premise typical of many a Hollywood disaster movie: a giant comet is heading towards Earth to wreak apocalyptic destruction. It’s the sort of plot device we’ve seen in everything from Armageddon and Deep Impact to the recent Greenland with Gerard Butler.The twist here is that McKay, the writer-director behind The Big Short and Vice, has turned it into a satire, one that skewers our age and resonates particularly in…

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