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“Child Shall Lead” by Manohla Dargis Is Simply on Another Level of Critique

In response to Manohla Dargis’s 959‑word review of Ender’s Game on New York Times

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The latest work of Manohla Dargis, “And a Child Shall Lead Them Into Space Battle,” is exercise for the mind, and a true delight that one should savor.

As always, the writing of Manohla Dargis is outstanding in Child Shall Lead. The phrasing is so unbelievably spectacular at times that one may have to see a doctor due to four-hour mind stimulation. The overall construction of Dargis’s vessel will remind the review connoisseur of the great Da Vinci. Darghis/Da Vinci? Secret code?

Beyond the writing in Child Shall Lead, the critique is flat out fantastic. It’s the work of one who not only looks out for the audience, but must produce great work simply because that is the standard that has been set. Dargis makes stunning references (Rebel Without A Cause), and offers metaphors that are mind-blowing (“Mickey Mouse as the Sorcerer’s Apprentice”).

The critique of Manohla Dargis is so obviously superior to those who barely address the leads, let alone offer a legitimate critique. Dargis leaves no one behind, and her phenomenal writing is a testament to the effort put into the work.

Child Shall Lead is simply on another level. Manohla Dargis has produced a legendary piece of work.    

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