Freaky Friday

BBBB (out of 5) Surprisingly terrific adaptation of the comedy that originally starred Jodie Foster and Barbara Harris. Jamie Lee Curtis plays an overworked therapist and mother who is about to get married to her boyfriend (Mark Harmon), despite the emotional objections of her difficult teenaged daughter (Lindsay Lohan). The two fight about various mother-daughter conflict…

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I’m With Lucy

BBBB (out of 5) Cute romantic comedy that is buoyed by Monica Potter‘s first-rate lead performance. Lucy is viciously dumped by her seemingly perfect boyfriend (Craig Bierko), then goes on five dates with different guys throughout the course of the year. Next thing we know, she’s getting married, but to find out which is the…

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A Cinderella Story

BB.5 (out of 5) As adorable as Hilary Duff is, the tired nature of this teen-themed romantic comedy will bore all but the least demanding viewer as it does its best to update Charles Perrault’s classic fairy tale (and falls far short of the highly superior Ever After starring Drew Barrymore). Duff plays a teenager…

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