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Review: Bright

Bright, a Netflix Original, was released the Friday after Winter Break had started. Starring Will Smith and Joel Edgerton, the movie reflects on several issues of today in a fantastical way. This sci-fi fantasy was directed by David Ayer and written by Max Landis.

Bright is set in Los Angeles in the far future. It features bizarre beasts, creatures, and magic. But with a conflicting past between the different races, there are mystical events that occur.

Bright connects with modern day issues and historical myths. The film gives the viewer something to reflect on and wonder about what issues are most important.