“Midnight Special” begins with a flurry of activity centered on Alton Meyer (Jaeden Lieberher, left), and Roy (Michael Shannon).
“Midnight Special” begins with a flurry of activity centered on Alton Meyer (Jaeden Lieberher, left), and Roy (Michael Shannon). Warner Bros.
“Midnight Special” begins with a flurry of activity centered on Alton Meyer (Jaeden Lieberher, left), and Roy (Michael Shannon). Warner Bros.

Movie review: ‘Midnight Special’ is a weird, wondrous ride

April 07, 2016 07:00 AM