Long-delayed ‘Burn Your Maps’ teases more than it delivers

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It’s not always easy to tell when a film’s been sitting on the shelf, but “Burn Your Maps” has a dead giveaway: Jacob Tremblay, who broke out as the child star of 2015’s “Room,” is four years older than when this was shot. (You’ll see him as a tween later this summer in “Good Boys.”)

Here he’s Wes, an 8-year-old oddly obsessed with Mongolian goat herding.

With the help of a budding documentarian (Suraj Sharma), Wes and his mother (Vera Farmiga) make the trek to Mongolia — but disappointingly, the film abandons interest in the locals, as well as the New Agey notion of reincarnation it’s teasing, to become more stolidly about familial drama.

Tremblay is charming as an eccentric kid marching to his own tune, but the film’s attention wanders like a goat separated from its herd.

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