Reviews: Stuber (2019)

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  • Laura Clifford @ Reeling Reviews
    • Excerpt: Goon director Michael Dowse wanted to make a film where the comedy and the action were equally strong but instead they feel disconnected, the brutally realistic violence of the action scenes at odds with comic elements that range from gentle to slapstick to uninspired.
  • [New] | Derek Deskins @ Edge Media Network
    • Excerpt: Nanjiani delivers zingers left and right and Bautista, admittedly doing a more human take on Drax (with a nugget of Mr. Magoo thrown in), is the perfect foil for his nonsense. Likewise, Nanjiani bristles adorably against Bautista’s hostile and self-centered Vic, deftly encouraging the audience to laugh even when confronted with an ever-rising body count.
  • Charlie Juhl @ Citizen Charlie
    • Excerpt: The Odd Couple is Nanjiani as the seeing eye Uber to Bautista’s blurry-eyed cop. Stuber is even worse than that terrible logline sounds.
  • [New] | Mike McGranaghan @ The Aisle Seat
    • Excerpt: Stuber doesn’t reinvent the wheel; it does, however, execute a well-worn formula successfully by putting a timely spin on the general premise of mismatched partners having an adventure.
  • Simon Miraudo @ Student Edge
    • Excerpt: Hello, here’s Stuber, the kind of movie where the title comes first and the script comes second, or sometimes not at all.
  • [New] | Aaron Neuwirth @ We Live Entertainment
    • Excerpt: Stuber is a fun ride while it lasts.
  • Frank Ochieng @ Flick Feast
    • Excerpt: Quite frankly, Dowse’s transparent twitchy vehicle has all the cheeky charm of a roadblock during rush hour traffic. Needlessly frantic and foolish…