A dark comedy that’s not as funny as it could be, and not as clever as it wishes it was.
“Father Figures” isn’t an inherently bad movie, it just suffers from a serious identity crisis.
While the voice talent is nothing more than competent, the mediocre animation is good enough and the funny characters are likeable enough that it’s not a total loss.
“The Accountant” is a yawner of a movie. This supposed ‘thriller’ is far from thrilling. It’s an interesting enough premise, but the film is much too bloated to make effective use of its already thin story.
LOUISA: MATT: LOUISA SAYS: In what amounts to nothing more than a run-of-the-mill sitcom, “The Meddler” wants to be something it’s not. The story of
LOUISA: MATT: LOUISA SAYS: I’m tough on animated movies because as a fan of the art form, I expect quality all around.