Presented by James M. Tate / 4/17/2015 / No comments / 2015 , comedy , kevin james , sequel
KEVIN JAMES RETURNS IN PAUL BLART: MALL COP 2
|year: 2015 rating: *|
Wherein most comedies wait till the end to get serious enough for the subliminal plot to be resolved, usually through some kind of action sequence, halfway though PAUL BLART 2 the bad guys kidnap his daughter, igniting a frantic hijinx DIE HARD as our obese hero battles a gang of art thieves. And although there are practically no laughs beyond lame physical gags, we’re delivered from that painful set-up, wasting a good (if overused) location and an opportunity to meet more than one pretentious rent-a-cop. In other words, there's a lot more going on this time, and none of it's the least bit funny. So do yourself a favor and check out HERE COMES THE BOOM, a worthy Kevin James vehicle that doesn't try too hard – although trying too hard seems to be his signature style.