It's not just that the movie itself is wicked awful, it's that Mr. Deeds brings out the worst in Adam Sandler. show more
The remake stumbles from a ragged start into a child's garden of worses -- worse than the original in more ways than you could imagine.
Sandler nimbly steps into the role created by Cooper and makes it his nebbishy own, something that cannot be said for Ryder's attempt to rethink the Arthur part. Ryder is lovely, but perhaps too sincere an actress to play a wiseacre. show more