‘Neurotic schtick’ out of place here
Crazy, Stupid, Love
Starring Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Julianne Moore, Emma Stone, Analeigh Tipton, Jonah Bobo, Marisa Tomei. Screenplay by Dan Fogelman, directed by Glenn Ficarra, John Requa. 118 minutes, rated M (offensive language, sexual references). Showing at Reading Porirua and Light House Pauatahanui cinemas.
Going the distance: Steve Carell and Julianne Moore do a fine job negotiating the battlefield of love and divorce in Crazy, Stupid, Love, although at times it feels like Carell’s comedic tics belong in a different picture.