The setting, if you can call it that, of this witty and poignant cerebral animated adventure is inside the head of an 11-year-old girl named Riley.
6:00am- The Phillies lost their home opener to the Boston Red Sox yesterday. The final score was 8-0. 6:19am- President Obama battled bees while reading “Where The Wild Things Are” at the annual White House […]
It gets points for originality and daring before the first credit rolls. But that wouldn’t mean a thing if it weren’t also amusing. Which it is and then some.
“The Five-Year Engagement” is a charmer that aims for sustained amusement rather than knee-slapping hysteria and amounts to two hours of smart, agreeable entertainment.