Mary and the Witch's Flower ★★★

It’s cheering to see such ambition at play, though neither the slightly underwritten protagonists or mono-dimensional villains are rich enough to give the intriguing themes much narrative traction. Still, Yonebayashi whips the action scenes along, and does an eye-catching job with the slightly sinister wonderland that is Endor College.

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