View All Critic Reviews Nia Vardalos as Map Genie Voice. Pam Grier as Frances. Malcolm Barrett as Dave Mack. Maybe I should take that back. Written by Universal Pictures. Among those not mentioned above are Cedric the Entertainer and Taraji B. Richard Montoya as Carlos.
Sy Richardson as Avery. Chet Hanks as Pizza Delivery Boy. Moviegoers these days seem to have a need for everything to be spelled out to the Nth degree. Parental Guide for all the movies will be republished soon. And I’m glad I did. Like most other films, there is certainly some creative license taken in that most everybody in it is funny and likable, which is what you want from a film like this.
So hear this – Larry Crowne isn’t an all-out-LOL-fest, it’s a wholesome film sprinkled with subtle, clever, and thoughtful humor.
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It’s a funny movie, Tom Hanks did a good job with it. His voice and mannerisms inspire us to smile and ultimately laugh outloud.
They call them smart phones, but only dummies use them in my class. You know that, right? Julia Roberts as Mercedes Tainot. Larry Crowne 6.
Most of the film just feels like a jumbled mess, and worst of all, it doesn’t really have any meaning for the main character, especially since everything comes so easily to him. Post Share on Facebook.
I left feeling good, with a smile on my face, which is what I was after upon deciding to watch it. Pam Grier as Frances. As you might expect, supporting actors lined up to work with Hanks and Julia. Even when he loses his job, we never doubt that this nice guy will land on his feet and even be better off eventually. Aug 31, Full Review…. Oct 7, Full Review…. Jon Seda as Officer Diamond. They call them smart phones but only dummy’s use them in my class Dr. Despite the relaxed, easy chemistry of stars Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts, Larry Crowne is surprisingly bland and conventional.
Julia Roberts, who co-stars the movie with Hanks. Or at least study the best screwball comedies or rom-coms. What is really pissing you off is that I like big knockers and you don’t have any! Larry Crowne is not one of those movies about the “loser” who becomes a “winner” thanks to the magic of love, the popularity or the use of phrases such as “be yourself”.
Taurina Pouncy as Team Leader 4. Rob Riggle as Jack Strang. Joshua Bitton as Officer Baker. Now, 15 years later, he decided to make his second movie as a filmmaker with Larry Crowne, which despite not being something brilliant, kept me very entertained, and I appreciated its intention of recovering a honest, kind and inoffensive style of comedy, which seems extinct nowadays.
Tom Hanks plays the ultimate nice guy as Larry Crowne. Like most other films, there is certainly some creative license taken in that most everybody in it is funny and likable, which is what you want from a film like this.
There he becomes part of a colorful community of outcasts, also-rans and the overlooked all trying to find a better future for themselves Larry Crowne is more than a missed opportunity.
Never too late in life to start living. George Takei envlish Dr. Yes, I liked it that well. Roxana Ortega as Alvarez. Larry Crowne Sarah Mahoney Hanks makes a solid work in the leading role, and I also liked the work from the supporting cast, highlighting Cedric The Entertainer, Malcolm Barrett and George Takei.
And what a big success that movie proved to be. Latest Year Rating Likes Downloads. It accomplishes what Hanks seems to have set out to do. The supporting characters are fine, except for a young college student named Talia Mbatha-Raw who is supposedly eccentric, but just seems nausea inducing and strange; unneeded as well. There are no cringe moments, no vulgarity I don’t even think it used its one-allowed, obligatory F-wordand no tedious scenes of theatrical irony.
Takei of Star Trek fame provides some of the few laughs in the film as a very meticulous Economics professor. An audience that demands little from a movie. There he becomes part of a colorful community of outcasts, also-rans and the overlooked all trying to find a better future for themselves Written by Tom Hanks himself, gotta see it.
And nice people is what we get. Dorothy Genkos Alex Quijano E-Kan Soong as Team Leader 3.