2016 saw the release of many a great film, topped by “Moonlight” at the academy awards (almost, famously, “Lalaland”). One of the forgotten films of the year – by critics and moviegoers alike – was “The Light Between Oceans”, a film Chad considers a “top 3” film of the year. We put Mark to trial and see how the movie fares – can a deeply depressing melodrama be considered a top film?
“The Light Between Oceans” (2016)
Performers of note: Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander