Murder Mystery review – Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston buoy fun Netflix comedy

Old-fashioned movie star charm lifts a goofy, likable film that puts a New York couple in the middle of a European whodunnit

Adam Sandler’s monstrous eight-movie deal with Netflix arrived as both a blessing and a curse for those who had actually endured any of his last eight self-produced theatrical releases. While it allowed most of us to simply pretend he had stopped working (points for anyone who’s even aware of what Sandy Wexler is), it also allowed him to continue making the same films that even his most impassioned fans had stopped buying tickets for. His streaming output has been predictably, punishingly unfunny up until now, and one would safely expect the same from his latest, which reunites him with Jennifer Aniston, who starred with him in 2011’s execrable romcom Just Go With It.

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Source: theguardian
Murder Mystery review – Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston buoy fun Netflix comedy