Teenagers turned out in droves for free all-ages screenings of Bo Burnham’s drama about being 13. The movie reminded them of their own middle-school hell.
“The Equalizer 2” was the surprise victor at the box office this weekend, overtaking the jukebox musical “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.”
In his feature directing debut, the comic Bo Burnham delivers a moving portrait of the YouTube artist as a comically, painfully true young girl.