I'll begin my assessment by reassuring those who are excited to see The Judge
: this is a satisfying movie. If idyllic Americana visuals, gravy-thick themes and archetypal yet well-developed characters engage your interest, then go ahead, see this film. My criticisms, which are many, nearly all fall under cosmetic categories. The flaws won't jump through the screen, unless you have a particular dislike for court dramas.
Although acting nearly took the blue ribbon, The Judge
is too loaded with perfectly...!--more-->