Joel has written 1 review for films rated during 2014.
Quvenzhané Wallis is an endearing Annie in a reimagining of an old story that fails to meet the height of its ambition. Annie's performance keeps this film together and gives the story its heart and soul. However, many of the other performances jump between good and cringe worthy, many times in the same scene. Cameron Diaz gives a Razzie award winning performance and Jamie Foxx feels awkward in scenes.
The story fails to fully connect, being absurd too often for…