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'Pixels’ Puts Final Nail in Adam Sandler's Creative Coffin


What went wrong?

Adam Sandler's name on a film was never a guarantee of either yuks or bucks, but once upon a time — back when Saturday Night Live's Opera Man was transitioning to the big screen in occasionally charming fare like The Wedding Singer — it inspired more hope than dread. Today, with Pixels getting burnt by critics and his latest moneymaking enterprise, Grown Ups, a two-fer of nearly unbelievable badness, the contemporary comedy scene is passing him by. Those of us who used to see his films willingly might ask what was different then.

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alycakes2001d ago

Adam Sandler is enough for me not to see a movie no matter what it is or who else is in it.