This lame sequel suggests the makers have largely forgotten why the original was so refreshing.
It also showcases coming-of-age LGBT dramas, set everywhere from Icelandic fishing villages to Irish boarding schools.
The film, which explores the unorthodox forms that power can take, shows Michèle continuing briskly with her life after she is assaulted in her apartment.
On the pop culture podcast: Kelly Reichardt’s Montana movie Certain Women, BBC Three drama Clique and the MTV campus rape drama Sweet/Vicous.
From Ghostbusters to Harry Potter to Frozen, kid’s films rarely include genuinely thoughtful portrayals of homosexuality.
Why is Hollywood so behind the times when it comes to hard drives?
High in detail but low on incident, Laura Dern, Kristen Stewart and Michelle Williams are on unshowy form in this wholegrain feature.
The director Barry Jenkins told me in October his film was "not in any way Oscar-bait".
How hated movies have grabbed their space in the spotlight.
On the pop culture podcast this week: all the action from the Oscars, plus our own personal awards.
In the age of Trump, Hollywood got satirical.
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