“The Queen of Katwe”: One-Sentence Review

Though the “The Queen of Katwe” mostly adheres to the Disney biopic formula, “unlikely underdog overcomes all odds and succeeds,” director Mira Nair’s (“Monsoon Wedding”) concerted effort to have cultural authenticity and superb acting in “Katwe” lifts the film above mediocrity.

7.5 out of 12 Tamales

Author: tamalemoviereviews

Movie lover, tamale lover.

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