Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (***): Al Michaels’ Revenge

"The women that Cusack brought to the first film had no business coming back to this, especially without him there to pine over. What's left is every guy who spent most of their time since their late teens playing video games, eating foods high in carbs and spending too many weekend nights with their male friends. Not exactly the recipe for box office success, but I am pretty sure it will play decently on home video."

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