Upon rewatch, I realize that I did NOT get this movie the first time I saw it. I was too young. Sure, I laughed at the jokes. But I missed the point. And the point is great.
So what I'm trying to say is: I wish this movie (and others like it) were slightly more accessible to those who REALLY NEED to understand it--people like me, at the age that I saw it. Maybe that's impossible. Maybe it wasn't the…
Misguided on almost every level.
I'm a Will Gluck fan. I'm a Jamie Foxx fan. I'm a Jay-Z fan. I'm a Rose Byrne fan. Byrne is the only one who emerged unscathed.
Ten thoughts, to summarize:
1) Auto-tune is a serious problem. Jamie Foxx can sing, but you wouldn't know it. It's a style thing, I guess... but I can't even hear the lyrics, the auto tuned vocals are so buried in the mix.
2) It's not funny. Like at…