From left: Skylan Brooks, Miya Cech, Amandla Stenberg and Harris Dickinson in The Darkest Minds (category IIA), directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson.

The Darkest Minds film review: dystopian young adult fantasy adds nothing new to the once-popular genre

Kung Fu Panda director fails to impress with this tale of children left with superpowers after surviving a deadly disease outbreak. Obvious plot details from the book have been overlooked and the filmmaking is generally below par

Topic |   American films

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From left: Skylan Brooks, Miya Cech, Amandla Stenberg and Harris Dickinson in The Darkest Minds (category IIA), directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson.
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