I’m sorry but when a film is chosen to close a major festival, this almost always indicates that the film is more of an agreeable crowd-pleaser than any kind of brazen, cutting-edge accomplishment. Most of us suspected this about Danny Boyle‘s Yesterday from the get-go, but now the impression has been underlined.

Himesh Patel plays “Jack Malik”, the only guy in the world who can recall the entire Beatles library of tunes, which leads

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