Sunday, January 9 2011
A conventional genre framework allows Adam McKay to latch on to a more directly satirical idea; in this case, the way big-stakes financial crime gets ignored in favor of action with a high body count.
Thursday, August 5 2010
Adam McKay's The Other Guys is a classic case of a summer film wanting to have its cake and gobble it down at the same time.
Friday, August 6 2010
When it works, it's rip-roaringly hilarious. When it doesn't it's deader than the cinematic category it's parodying.
Monday, April 12 2010
The Other Guys is a cop comedy with a lot of creative talent behind it. So why is the trailer so mediocre?