I Feel Pretty: Great Message but Uses The Same Jokes Over and Over Again (Review)

I Feel Pretty: Great Message but Uses The Same Jokes Over and Over Again (Review)

This week I went and saw I Feel Pretty, with Amy Schumer.  I wanted to like this movie so much, I really did. I like Amy Schumer, I think she’s funny.  And I Feel Pretty had a fairly universal story question. Who hasn’t felt insecure about the way they look?  What would we do if we could see ourselves as beautiful? How would our lives change? It’s a good premise and I was curious to see how that would play out.  This was another movie where the trailer pretty much captures the whole of the plot of the movie. And I was definitely up for a ‘beauty comes from within’ message. Read more

Snatched: A Mildly Funny Movie Badly in Need of a Script Doctor (Review)

Snatched: A Mildly Funny Movie Badly in Need of a Script Doctor (Review)

I was going to see King Arthur: Legend of the Sword but in the spirit of Mother’s Day I went to Snatched instead. What a well timed release, this film is thematically perfect for the weekend it came out. I have to respect that – timing is everything and this couldn’t have been easy to pull off.  However it does mean that I skipped Charlie Hunnam’s glorious abs to watch Amy Schumer and Goldie Hawn get away from bad guys.  Was it worth it?  Read on to find out. Read more