dull, stilted, with lifeless cinematography and sound design.
A vengeful orphan dresses really flamboyantly at night to get back at the world that wronged them. Where have I heard that before?
Once you get into the actual story, Cruella is the best Batman movie since the 1990s. The set up of Estrella earnestly pursuing her dream job under cynical and cruel overlords is very much in the tradition of Michelle Pfieffer's Catwoman and Uma Thurman's Poison Ivy. Cruella is a supervillain persona that Estrella adopts to do fashion…