Most of the film falls into a by-the-numbers, rise-and-fall trajectory of self discovery of a very lonely, down in the dumps, substance abusing man who just happens to be one of the world’s greatest musical talents.
This is t.v. movie-of-the-week material that should’ve (barely) had a home on basic cable.
The original film was a rare one that begged for a sequel and I’m glad we’ve been handed one.
“Sing” is the same as watching some outdated, dumbed down reality t.v. singing competition show.
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