Tag: kristen wiig

Downsizing 4K UHD Blu-ray Review

Downspout Based solely on what he created in Downsizing, Alexander Payne must hate everything. Billed as a quirky comedy about tiny people living in a tiny world, Downsizing instead …

Despicable Me 3 4K UHD Blu-ray Review

Despised The first Despicable Me released to theaters in 2010. An audience for Illumination’s work skews young, making Despicable Me 3’s bizarre affection for ‘80s nostalgia out of place. …

Sausage Party Blu-ray Review

Steak Night There’s an egregious inconsistency to Sausage Party: Either the food’s packaging is alive or the food itself is. The answer isn’t consistent. And if it’s the food, …

Ghostbusters (2016) UHD Blu-ray Review

Argumentative Overcompensating and certainly curious, Paul Fieg resets Ghostbusters’ lore with only a fizzling pop rather than a bang. A few moments work – particularly some of the action …

Ghostbusters (2016) Review

Internet Foolishness Bloated and heavy in senseless visual effects sequences, this remake has few smarts – it’s outright childish and demeaning, sad considering the possibilities it presents. A timid …

The Martian 3D Blu-ray Review

Disco Boogie Mark Whatney is a tough one. He survives years on a desolate planet – alone – while using improvisation for survival. While the book was a tale …

The Martian Review

Matt Damon Looks at Earth with Envious Eyes Inspiring and playful, The Martian is the least cynical of Hollywood’s space epics. Trapped astronaut Mark Watney’s (Matt Damon) bright demeanor …

Welcome to Me Blu-ray Review

Welcome to Meh Kristen Wiig plays a women with borderline personality disorder, starring in an absurd, narcissistic television show paid for with her lucky (but not lucky) lottery winnings. …

Friends with Kids Review

Friends with Kids pushes to a close with satisfactory results, at least in terms of character, this after some aimless plot wandering.