Nostalgia Bias: Arto’s Childhood Revisited (#4)
"I'm not gonna mince words, Mitchell. Your kid is driving me nuts."
I recall loving the hell out of the Dennis the Menace movie as a child and having fond moments of its slapstick comedy, but revisiting this particular nostalgia favorite proved that it has indeed staled over the years.
I'm actually glad I watched Dennis the Menace, because this was one of the first films of the 90's to kick off the bandwagon of retro television sitcoms and cartoons adapted into feature films, a trend that is still active to this day. This list includes The Addams Family, The Flintstones, The Brady Bunch, Leave it to Beaver, and the dreadful Avengers, amongst many…