Little Women: what's the Cineworld Unlimited verdict?

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Our final Cineworld Unlimited screening of 2019 was Little Women, adapted by Greta Gerwig from the classic 1868 novel by Louisa May Alcott.

The critically acclaimed movie stars Golden Globe nominee Saoirse Ronan as Jo March, a headstrong aspiring author and one of four March siblings, the others being Amy (Florence Pugh), Meg (Emma Watson) and Beth (Eliza Scanlen). Rounding out the superb cast are Timothee Chalamet, Laura Dern and Meryl Streep.

The film recounts the story of the March sisters as they grow to womanhood, Gerwig investing the tale with a contemporary edge as she zips back and forth in time to reveal the highs and lows of the characters' lives. So what did Cineworld Unlimited members make of it?

Anita Eivaz cannot lavish enough praise on Gerwig's film, which is the follow-up to her 2017 hit Lady Bird.

Matthew Buck lauds the efforts of the cast.

Our very own writer Nadine Shambrook loved how Gerwig tinkered with the structure of the novel.

That said, such a radical approach didn't work for everyone, including Caz.

Sam Crossley says the film eventually finds its feet in the second half.

Nicole is another viewer who praises the ensemble cast.

We'll end with this from David Cann who says Gerwig has achieved the impossible: honouring a classic source while ensuring its relevance for a modern-day audience.

Anyone else who was at last night's screening can tweet us @Cineworld and using #CineworldUnlimited.

If you missed it, fear not: Little Women is released in Cineworld cinemas on Boxing Day.

Thanks to everyone who has supported our Cineworld Unlimited screenings this year. While you catch your breath over Christmas, we've got exciting news: your first two advance screenings of 2020 are already on their way.

On Tuesday the 7th of January, Nicole Kidman, Charlize Theron and Margot Robbie star in Bombshell, the empowering true story of the three women who brought down misogynistic Fox News CEO Roger Ailes.

And on Thursday the 9th of January, Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Foxx star in emotional legal drama Just Mercy. This is another drama inspired by true events, recounting lawyer Bryan Stevenson's heroic attempts to repeal the conviction of death row inmate Walter McMillian.

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