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FILM DETAILS
Certificate
12A
Cast
Kristen Wiig
Darren Criss
Annette Bening
Matt Dillon.
Directors
Shari Springer Berman
Robert Pulcini.
Screenwriters
Michelle Morgan.
Running Time
103 minutes

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Girl Most Likely
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Plot
Life in turmoil, wannabe playwright Imogene's (Wiig) pretend suicide sees her fall into the care of her gambler mum in New Jersey (Bening). There she discover that her dead dad may not be as deceased as she'd been led to believe.


Review
Girl Most Likely

Kristen Wiig is left adrift a film about a woman who falls from the Manhattan highlife to the tacky doldrums of her New Jersey childhood home. Thin and farcical, but the mismatched result sorely lacks either comedic energy or dramatic truth.


Verdict
A thin soup of weak jokes and contrived drama.


Reviewed by Olly Richards

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