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To really freak you, Flanagan has also inserted dozens of hidden ghosts into the background. Bateman, usually seen in comedy roles, is a revelation as is Laura Linney as his nasty wife Wendy. All together now, “toss a coin to your Witcher, oh ratings of plenty…”.

This return to the world of the Jim Henson 1982 fantasy movie is very much a series of two halves. But Cavill is fantastic as the Witcher and he has a great support cast including Anya Chalotra as sorceress Yennefer , Freya Allan as Princess Ciri and Joey Batey as Jaskier the Bard. Umbrella Academy unfolds as a lightly unhinged anti-Avengers. It is here that Fukunaga demonstrates his versatility, handling potentially hokey material smartly and respectfully.