Hot Pursuit starring Sofia Vergara and Reese Witherspoon

Hot Pursuit: A Lame Buddy Comedy with Old Jokes

Cooper (Reese Witherspoon), an uptight Texas cop who needs a win in the field after a taser mishap, has to escort Mrs. Riva (Sofia Vergara), the widow of a drug boss, to court to testify against major druglord Vicente Cortez (Joaquin Cosio). But after a run-in with two dirty cops, Cooper and Riva suddenly become fugitives on the run. Continue reading “Hot Pursuit: A Lame Buddy Comedy with Old Jokes”

wild reese witherspoon

Wild: Not Feeling the Film or Reese Witherspoon

If you’re looking for another version of EatPray, Love, here you go. Wild is the film adaptation of Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail, a memoir about real-life Cheryl Strayed (played by Reese Witherspoon), who embarks on a 1,100-mile hike up the Pacific Crest Trail while fighting addiction, coping with death, and going through a divorce alone. Movies like this are crack for white, middle-class suburbanites. Continue reading “Wild: Not Feeling the Film or Reese Witherspoon”