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The final four serialized installments converge upon a “Cereal Convention,” where the story’s key players gather amid smugly whimsical murderers that underscore the show’s penchant for derivative gore and anticlimactic resolutions.‘The Sandman’ suggests some comics are better left off-screen|Inkoo Kang|August 5, 2022|Washington Post
More than anything, the episode felt sparse, anticlimactic, and unfinished—three things a finale should never be—too attenuated by the loss of too many original SATC cast members to stand on its own.And Just Like That: A Postmortem for a Sequel That Was Dead on Arrival|Judy Berman|February 3, 2022|Time
The Greens reached nearly 15 percent of the vote, a real expansion of their representation in parliament, but it felt a bit anticlimactic for the party after it once led the race.Germany’s (sort of) change elections|Jen Kirby|September 27, 2021|Vox
Along with the sparse, anticlimactic but occasionally transcendent Tokyo Olympics, the past month’s best programming has gone hard on sun and fun.The 5 Best New TV Shows Our Critic Watched in July 2021|Judy Berman|July 30, 2021|Time
The 2021 Oscars, like the year they celebrated, were destined to be the most anticlimactic ever Scott Rudin’s bad behavior was just another Hollywood cliche until a new generation said time’s upAudiences love family films. Hollywood might be catching on.|Ann Hornaday|May 7, 2021|Washington Post
And the report is anticlimactic in political terms because the damage has been done.
Politically, this new report “clearing” Chris Christie is anticlimactic and largely irrelevant.
It would be disappointing and anticlimactic in the extreme if they broker a deal at this meeting they're having tonight at 6:00.The Nuclear Senate|Michael Tomasky|July 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The song was an anticlimactic ending to a shareholder meeting that had initially promised fireworks.Jamie Dimon to Shareholders: Suck It|Daniel Gross|May 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The rest of the debate was only anticlimactic by comparison.Paul Begala: Newt Rampages, Romney Folds in South Carolina Debate|Paul Begala|January 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The rest of the tests, you can imagine, were almost anticlimactic.Cue for Quiet|Thomas L. Sherred
His polished spear, when he stood it beside him, was almost anticlimactic.A Knyght Ther Was|Robert F. Young
And all the journey back to Darth was as anticlimactic as that.The Pirates of Ersatz|Murray Leinster