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arner Bros. is so happy with Within the Heights, the film model of the musical Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote earlier than Hamilton, and which landed on Broadway when its writer was simply 28, that the studio has been exhibiting it to critics for greater than a 12 months. Warner’s delight is well-warranted; the film is bouncy, effervescent, and stuffed with spirit. The actors are lovely, the choreography is creative, and the songs, although not nice, provide plenty of infectious Latin/hip-hop beats.
Having a lot to suggest it, Within the Heights has nonetheless graduated to the overhyped class and falls wanting being one of many …