Grackles review Jojo Rabbit

Directed by Taika Waititi

Reviewed by Scott Ray and Charlie Riccardelli 

Set in Germany during World War II, Taika Waititi’s satire Jojo Rabbit follows Jojo Betzler (Roman Griffin Davis), a ten-year-old who’s a proud member of the Hitler Youth. He earns the nickname ‘Jojo Rabbit’ from the older kids at his Hitler Youth camp when he fails to kill a rabbit to prove he’s hardened enough to be a true Nazi. With the encouragement of his imaginary friend Adolf Hitler, Jojo seeks out alternate means to prove his valor, but he faces his greatest test when he discovers his mother Rosie (Scarlett Johansson) has hidden Jewish teenager Elsa (Thomasin McKenzie) in their home. Though he first wants to turn Elsa in to the Nazis, Jojo keeps her secret under the guise of learning more about Jew