Michael has written 2 reviews for films rated ★½ .

  • Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar

    Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar

    ★½

    Strong start, but fades quickly. There’s a really funny middle aged Florida-obsessed Midwesterners comedy that gets smothered by a very unnecessary subplot and unneeded characters lost in this mess.

  • Nobody

    Nobody

    ★½

    A lot of fun elements here, which makes this misfire a real shame. Amazingly enough, Bob Odenkirk really sold me as a menacing action star even before his character went that direction. Unfortunately, this is a misuse of his incredible range. The action guy lines are there, but the script doesn’t take advantage of Odenkirk’s comedic gifts at all. The John Wick influence from the film’s shared screenwriter is obvious - guy with a dark, mysterious past trying to go…