Directed by Greta Gerwig, 'Barbie' is a movie that attempts to place Barbie in a 21st-century context.
Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling star in this brightly colored movie, featuring details that encourage repeat viewings.
The movie includes thoughtful elements combined with sheer giddiness, although the meshing isn't always coherent.
Alongside impressive casting, the script features smart pop-culture references and manages to stay under two hours.
The 'Barbie' movie's political underpinnings may stir discussion, with its marketing campaign generating significant anticipation.