I Saw the Light
“Can you see it now?” Audrey Mae Williams (Elizabeth Olsen)
2015 should have been actor Tom Hiddleston’s breakout year, after owning so many of the movies he has appeared in regardless of the part size. I SAW THE LIGHT, HIGH-RISE and CRIMSON PEAK have all disappointed to varying degrees. One cannot fault ambition or adventurousness of choices (especially as his next two reported projects are: KONG: SKULL ISLAND and THOR: RAGNORAK), though the end results are gambles not paid off. I SAW THE LIGHT is an excruciatingly tedious biopic of country singer Hank Williams. It makes those schedule-filler afternoon made-for-TV movies seem hard-hitting and incisive in comparison.
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