Tina Fey's 'Baby Mama' Lacking Final Touch


Tina Fey's 'Baby Mama' Lacking Final Touch


Though reteaming 'SNL' comedienne Tina Fey and Amy Poehler to bring more cracking scenes in the film, critics noted that 'Baby Mama' lost its comedic touch in the final part making it less fabulous.

Picking up a story that many career women nowadays could relate to, "Baby Mama" is setting its pace to be one of the great comedy movies. Sadly, some critics believe that the Universal Pictures' film perhaps could never be compared to Judd Apatow's films in the same genre. Noting that though it has what it takes to force a laughter out of the audience's mouths, it still falls short of being considered a fabulous movie.

Despite its effort in pairing up the two brilliant "Saturday Night Live" stars, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler and supported them with other caliber actors Sigourney Weaver and Steve Martin, this comedy film is still contemplated by Reuters as a movie that "never fully delivers". Adding to the critics, The Money Times commented that though the film is "not a washout", it will still leave moviegoers "feeling 'that could have been a fabulous movie!'" since though there are many cracking moments, it is not lasting until the end.

"Mama" tells the story of Kate Holbrook, a buttoned-down unmarried but successful business woman who cannot have a baby of her own and decided to find surrogate mother. When she firstly met Angie Ostrowiski, she thought she has found the perfect candidate. Little that she knows, the gum-cracking, cocktail-downing Angie would turn her life upside down as the two completely opposite characters have to live under one roof and deal with each other's idea about preparing for the baby.

Set to be having its premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on Wednesday, April 23, "Mama" will come in theaters the following Friday, April 25. The film will mark the directing debut of Michael McCullers, the scribbler of the two Austin Power films, "The Spy Who Shagged Me" and "Goldmember". It will also see Greg Kinnear and Dax Shepard as the supporting cast.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Who Gets Kicked Out? Moving Trucks Spotted at Brangelina's House After Split Announcement
  2. 'Spider-Man' Star Tom Holland Has a Secret Role in 'A Monster Calls'. Get the Details!
  3. Lady GaGa Reportedly Gives Bradley Cooper Unwanted Sexual Attention
  4. North West Serves as Flower Girl at a Wedding and Dances Adorably at the Party
  5. Exes Demi Lovato and Joe Jonas Trapped in Elevator for Four Hours. Was It Awkward?
  6. Rep Denies Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux Split After She Catches Him With Ex
  7. Gigi Hadid Exposes Entire Boobs in Sheer Dress While Walking Runway in Milan
  8. Jimmy Fallon Tries Out for 'Live! with Kelly' Co-Host. See If He and Kelly Ripa Make Great Duo
  9. Mariah Carey Wears No Underwear in Sheer White Dress During Romantic Getaway With Fiance
  10. Is This the Real Cause of Brangelina Divorce? Brad Pitt Is Accused of Child Abuse

CELEBS PHOTO