It’s a visually extravagant, animated adventure comedy set in the fictional, futuristic city of San Fransokyo.
“The Nut Job” is stretched well beyond its breaking point, with lots and lots of filler, registering more like a time-killing television cartoon than animation carefully constructed for the cinema screen.
It’s just a tad better than the original, which stunk.
This enjoyable comedy about a summer vacation that changes a teenager’s life goes right to the front of the class as a charmer, representing a sparkling alternative to the bombast of the summer movie season.
What do moviegoers have to look forward to (or, perhaps, in some cases, dread) through the rest of May and into June, July, and August?
The double-meaning title makes it sound like a movie about a childless person whose friends have children. But it’s actually a movie about friends who decide to have a child.
Is “Zookeeper” a keeper? Anything but.
If you haven’t yet flipped your wig for Kristen Wiig, get set to.