Movie Review: ‘Firestarter’

Bob GarverSpecial to Valley NewsIt’s the week after a big blockbuster in “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,” and you know that means: I’m going to review a movie that got absolutely stomped at the box office. There can be respectable runners-up in busy holiday seasons, but very rarely does something worthwhile open right after that first-weekend-in-May extravaganza, especially when the MCU is involved. Make no mistake, Universal sent this movie out to die, its only audience comprised of people who “have” to see a movie every week – people like me, come to think of it. And being sent out to die is exactly the kind of release this movie deserves.The film is based on a Stephen King novel about a girl with telekinetic powers that can cause deadly destructio
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