Yes, deep down, even brutal war criminals like the one played by Ben Kingsley are people too.
The Tick gleefully satirizes superhero excess but also threatens to alienate its target audience.
No one in Zach Braff’s Going in Style seems to really know what the hell they’re doing or why.
It’s the sustained, full-bodied mania of Melissa McCarthy’s performance that anchors the film’s many winning blind-alley gags.
Clearly in adoration of the George A. Romero zombie films, Shaun of the Dead is a playful spoof of the slow walking undead.