In Robert Rodriguez’s futuristic ‘Alita: Battle Angel,’ a new kind of action heroine is born

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When Rosa Salazar began preparing to play the title role of a cyborg with a mysterious past in “Alita: Battle Angel,” the heroine of Yukito Kishiro’s post-apocalyptic manga series came with her own five-page dossier. It included “where she’s coming from, how she must feel being a stranger in a...