Imagine a future where books aren’t just banned, they’re burned.
That’s the dystopian United States described by Ray Bradbury in Fahrenheit 451, which has been made into a new film directed by Ramin Bahrani.
Michael Shannon and Michael B Jordan star as ‘firemen’, who rather than putting out fires, start them, in a war against the written word.
But is the new film any good? Watch the video above to hear what BBC Culture’s film critic Nicholas Barber has to say.
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