Magic trick | “MARVELOUS AND THE BLACK HOLE,” our review

Film opened the ongoing Annapolis Film Festival
Miya Cech, Leonardo Nam and Kannon
Directed by Kate Tsang

Formulaic, “Marvelous and the Black Hole” is a coming-of-age tale that eventually wins over its audience with performances and an accessibility. Miya Cech is quite good as “Sammy,” a rebellious teen with repressed emotions regarding her deceased mother. Carrying a bad attitude that is only getting worse, Sammy acts out. Disrespect to adults (including back giving lip to her dad and sister) ... more >