In this marital dramedy, Jake Johnson and Rosemarie DeWitt play spouses Tim and Lee, parents of a three-year-old boy (played by the director’s son), who are housesitting in the Hollywood Hills at the home of one of aerobics instructor Lee’s wealthy clients.
This sequel is another enjoyable musical comedy that hits almost all the right notes -– fewer than the 2012 original did, but enough to entertain fans of that film.
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Jennifer Aniston, blessed with exquisite comic timing, acquits herself nicely with this venture into drama.
It’s a pity that Stephen Sondheim’s lyrics, as always prodigiously clever, don’t manage to affect or amuse us even as they showcase his genius.
Director Robert Redford’s star-studded, thought-provoking political thriller (which he also stars in and produced) is yet another work for him to be proud of.
The box office recovered strongly over the weekend, with two new titles leading the way.
When all is said and done, “What to Expect When You’re Expecting” boasts about as much depth as a slick commercial aimed at a well-defined demographic.
The title describes not only the survival rate for spinal cancer but also the film’s nervy blend of comedy and drama.