A by-the-book "super-spy meets little girl w/hot mom" movie
Friday, April 17, 2020
It's pretty formulaic. It's pretty predictable. Thus, not very interesting.But, it has its moments. Most jokes are formulaic and predictable, but, quite a few are not and work well. I best like spoofing "Mission Impossible", it's a wonder people don't do it more, it's so ripe for spoofing. There's not enough of these good jokes to make this a good comedy, but, enough to make it acceptable.While the girl isn't as cute as she thinks she is, she actually plays the "smart & cocky" girl pretty well and her interaction w/Bautista works well. Her mom fits the "hot mom" part very well; she doesn't act it very well, though, but, just good enough.The boss is pretty lame, the quirky nerd-partner doesn't really work... It's best to stop exploring the weaknesses, they quickly pile up.Focusing on the good parts, if you like such action comedies, this...