Identity Thief Review: Melissa McCarthy Hustles

by at . Comments

The best thing that we can state in our Identity Thief review is that the chemistry between stars Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman leaves us wanting more movies with those two. Then there is the surprise... it's not the rip-roaring comedy it is painted to be. Although the Identity Thief trailer with its McCarthy-hustling soundtrack may seem to present that fact, it has more heart than hilarity. That is not such a bad thing.

Review

Editor Rating: 3.5 / 5.0
  • 3.5 / 5.0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
User Rating:

Rating: 2.8 / 5.0 (5 Votes)
Tags: , ,
Like Us On Facebook

Want more good stuff like this?

Sign up for our daily newsletter and receive the latest movie news delivered to your inbox for free!

From Around the Web

More From Movie Fanatic

I-origins-michael-pitt-brit-marling

I Origins Review: The Eyes Have It!

I Origins is a masterwork by filmmaker Michael Cahill. Our I Origins review also has to salute its stars, Brit Marling and Michael Pitt.
Zach-braff-wish-i-was-here

Wish I Was Here Review: Zach Braff Leaves Garden State Behind

Wish I Was Here is Zach Braff's follow-up to Garden State. Our Wish I Was Here review finds it a much emptier promise.
Dusty-planes-fire-and-rescue

Planes First & Rescue Review: Soars Ever Higher

Planes: Fire & Rescue finds our hero Dusty from Planes flying even higher than he did the first time around. Our Planes: Fire & Rescue review was especially touched by this Disney sequel and its tribute to the real life firefighters.
Sex-tape-stars-jason-segel-cameron-diaz

Sex Tape Review: Jason and Cameron Reteam

Sex Tape finds Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel as a married couple trying to spice up their love life. Our Sex Tape review reports that the audience isn't necessarily going to find the same humor level as their first film, Bad Teacher.