POWER RANGERS

Di­rected by Dean Is­raelite. Star­ring Dacre Mont­gomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Ludi Lynn, Becky G, El­iz­a­beth Banks, Bryan Cranston, voice of Bill Hader

The Irish Times - Friday - The Ticket - - FILM | SEVEN DAYS | - DC

Sur­pris­ingly, this ver­sion of the 1990s kids show is eas­ily good enough to rec­om­mend to those seek­ing shel­ter from a rain­storm. The kids are charm­ing. Is­raelite, di­rec­tor of the de­cent Project

Almanac, flings his cam­era around with dex­ter­ous glee. The slum­ming older char­ac­ter ac­tors en­joy them­selves hugely. We apol­o­gise for the faint praise, but

Power Rangers is com­fort­ably su­pe­rior more ef­fi­cient, fun­nier, less pompous – than any­thing from the cur­rent DC uni­verse. 12A cert, gen re­lease, 123 min

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