This daringly dark comedy calls for Kristen Wiig’s particular skills but grates and irritates to such a degree that it ends up seeming wildly self-indulgent.
Set in the late ’70s, Life of Crime is a crime comedy based on The Switch (1978), by the late crime novelist Elmore Leonard.
The ensemble acting is stalwart, and the almost lighthearted approach to the subject of sex addiction allows the leads to play some interesting dramatic and comedic notes.
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Not one member of the star-studded cast makes an impression as a fully realized character rather than a glorified prop.