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Vox Lux Falls Short Of Its Bold Ambition – Riot Material
Reviewed by Kristy Puchko What to make of the deeply strange Vox Lux? Actor turned writer/director Brady Corbet centers on the tragedy-strewn life of a female pop star to explore celebrity, sisterhood, motherhood, and terrorism. But while his sophomore effort is wildly ambitious, it’s more confounding than captivating, and ultimately underwhelming. Natalie Portman stars as …