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Movie Review: 'Brightburn' Offers a Dark Twist on the Superhero Mythos 

click to enlarge SUPERBAD James Gunn delivers a clever, engaging spin on the world’s most famous origin story

SUPERBAD James Gunn delivers a clever, engaging spin on the world’s most famous origin story

The original print version of this article was headlined "Brightburn"

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BrightBurn
Rated R · 90 min. · 2019
Official Site: brightburn.movie
Director: David Yarovesky
Writer: Mark Gunn & Brian Gunn
Cast: Elizabeth Banks, David Denman, Jackson A. Dunn, Matt Jones and Meredith Hagner

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