films seen
3
average score
1.33*
nationality
status
Alive and kicking
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Worthy but flawed

Sausage Party

2016 / 89m - USA
Animation, Comedy
2.5*/5.0*
Sausage Party poster

Big nopes

The Addams Family

2019 / 86m - USA
Animation, Comedy
1.0*/5.0*
The Addams Family poster

Unsightly animated remake of the classic comedy series. Some of the characters are decently adapted (like Wednesday and Lurch), but the comedy is painfully unfunny and the art style looks incredibly cheap. The whole thing feels utterly pointless, some weird attempt at a cash grab that will hopefully be soon forgotten.

Irritation overload

The Addams Family 2

2021 / 93m - USA
Animation, Comedy, Adventure
0.5*/5.0*
The Addams Family 2 poster

Even worse than the first one. I don't even know anymore what they're trying to do with this franchise. The plot is completely inane, the dark humor has all but gone, the soundtrack is a collection of ill-fitting pop songs and the characters are only a shimmer of their former selves.

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Wednesday feels like an outcast, Gomez makes an extra effort to get closer to his daughter and organizes a family vacation. Things get trickier when a man shows up claiming that Wednesday was swapped at birth. These stories begin to converge, but they never really manage to become a coherent whole.

I quite like The Addams Family, the classic Gothic vibe and the dark comedy are key elements of the appeal, but they're completely gone. Instead, you get a very random US animation with horrible characters, bland comedy and a laughable soundtrack. People deserve to get fired over this.