Hatchet Job of the Day
Joshua Rothkopf in Time Out described the forked path that many a comedian approaching middle age doth face. Indeed, the road to hell is paved with good (box office) intentions:
Every middle-aged ‘Saturday Night Live’ alumnus grazing the wider pastures of Hollywood comes to a big decision: do you follow the model of Steve Martin and traipse into middlebrow mania? Or, like Bill Murray (and, to a lesser degree, the Mike Myers of ‘The Love Guru’), do you pursue your muse even further into go-it-alone weirdness? Adam Sandler may have made his choice.
Read the collection of hatchets Sandler’s latest film is inspiring here.