John C. Reilly
“These are the ten hours of my life I most vociferously want back!” — Bill Wine.
Sorry, Sacha Baron Cohen fans, but “The Dictator” is more Bruno than Borat.
There isn’t a laugh or a smile to be found, just a mercifully brief hour and a half of excruciating awfulness.
Most of what we feel watching this level of acting talent, not on their game, is disappointment.
This week’s DVD releases seem up-front on a couple of subjects.
Ed Helms stars in this life-affirming and laugh-out-loud-funny movie as a dweeby manchild who lives and works in the small town of Brown Valley, Wisc.