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NOW STREAMING: ‘Allegiant’ isn’t doing the overlong ‘Divergent’ series any favors

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STORY WRITTEN BY AMY LONGSDORF
For Digital First Media

Are you tired of the ponderous “Divergent” series yet? You will be after watching “Allegiant,” the penultimate chapter set after the fall of the evil Jeanine (Kate Winslet) and the ascendance of a pair of new, could-be baddies (Naomi Watts, Jeff Daniels).
It’s pretty much the same tired old routine, with Tris (Shailene Woodley) and company (Theo James, Miles Teller) scaling the big wall, shooting futuristic guns, piloting hovercrafts and wondering who among them can be trusted. The lone bright spot is Downington’s Miles Teller, who once again shows off his gift for turning shadiness into light comedy. On Amazon, iTunes, Google, Vudu.

PHOTO COURTESY OF LIONSGATE HOME ENTERTAINMENT A scene from the "The Divergent Series: Allegiant,"

PHOTO COURTESY OF LIONSGATE HOME ENTERTAINMENT
A scene from the “The Divergent Series: Allegiant,”

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