RoL’s excellent cast and crew almost save Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa’s impotent take on the controversial story. Almost.
The casting of actual Native American actors can’t hide the film’s hypocritical racism and clichéd storytelling.
This infamous dark period of history is given an unfortunately mediocre film interpretation.
Two tales of American greed by renowned American directors shows which is truly worthy of acclaim. (SPOILER: It’s Scorsese.)