REVIEW: The BFG (2016)
An orphaned girl named Sophie (Ruby Barnhill) is kidnapped by a mysterious giant (Mark Rylance) and transported to 'giant country', where he plans to keep her captive to prevent the human world from learning of his existence. When Sophie sees the giant getting bullied by his larger and more destructive neighbours, she tries to help...
The BFG (2016)
I gave Steven Spielberg's 2016 film The BFG a second chance, and came to much the same conclusion. In many respects this is a delightful children's fantasy, but its climax is weak and there's a general sense that a much bolder and more entertaining adaptation of the Roald Dahl novel was left on the table. http://fictionmachine.com/2017/07/16/review-the-bfg-2016/