CPE & Em: Muppets Most Wanted – The Unnecessarily Extended Edition (***1/2)

Muppets Most Wanted - 2014Director James Bobin Starring Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell, Tina Fey Written by Nicolas Stoller & BobinI never thought I needed to see Ricky Gervais break into song, talking about being #2. I never thought I needed to see Tina Fey pretend she had a really bad Russian accent. Never did I wonder … Continue reading CPE & Em: Muppets Most Wanted – The Unnecessarily Extended Edition (***1/2)

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Admission is smartly compassionate

Admission - 2013 Directed by Paul Weitz Starring Tina Fey, Paul Rudd, Michael Sheen, Lily Tomlin, Wallace Shawn, Nat Wolff, Gloria Reuben, Tavaris Spears Screenplay Karen Croner based on Admission by Jean Hanff Korelitz The gift that Tina Fey brings to her movies is not limited to laughs.  It's straight up compassion.  Her characters are often self-depreciating, but intelligent.  Maybe what she … Continue reading Admission is smartly compassionate