November 1, 2013

‘Ender’s Game’ an overly familiar story

Kicking off with a full-scale alien attack on Earth, the science-fiction boy’s adventure “Ender’s Game” throws everything in the whiz-bang arsenal at us. There’s a satellite martial academy where child warriors train in free-floating combat. There are battles between interstellar fleets that litter the screen. In the end we even get to see an entire planet disintegrate.

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