Posted: April 4, 2014 | Author: Donald | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: Allison Janney, Andrew Dodge, Bad Words, Catherine Denueve, Emmanuelle Bercot, Jason Bateman, Jerome Tonnerre, Kathryn Hahn, On My Way, Rohan Chand | Leave a comment »
It’s easy to see why Jason Bateman wanted to make Bad Words, the new Bad Santa clone written by new comer Andrew Dodge and directed by and starring Mssr. Bateman. It’s a solid vehicle to show off his middle brow, laid back talents and he certainly makes the most of it. He wears the role like a comfy old sweater owned since college that you just can’t bring yourself to get rid of, complete with impeccable comic timing.
It’s also a very entertaining movie. It’s witty and clever and never boring. It’s often a ton of fun. It’s very well crafted.
In fact, it’s so well made that it’s quite easy to overlook the fact that it’s really quite a terrible, terrible film. Read the rest of this entry »