Annie Tuesday, 31 March 2020

Annie

Additional Info

  • Rating:

    PG: Mild themes.

  • The pitch:

    A hand-sanitised remake.

  • Starring:

    Quvenzhané Wallis, Jamie Foxx, Rose Byrne, Bobby Cannavale, Cameron Diaz, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, David Zayas, Zoe Margaret Colletti, Nicolette Pierini, Eden Duncan-Smith, Amanda Troya

  • Directed by:

    Will Gluck

  • Running time:

    118 minutes

  • Rated:

    PG (Australia), PG (UK), PG (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE:

    People are punched, tackled, kidnapped, near-hit by car, burned, pursued. Arguing, yelling. Objects thrown, smashed. Robbing bank mentioned. Scary sea creature, monster, sfx tears (theatrical).

  • SEX/NUDITY:

    Kissing, flirting. Skimpy clothing, cleavage. Sexual innuendo. References to prostitution.

  • VICES/DRUG USE:

    Alcohol (beer, wine, spirits, shots, cocktails). Bar setting. Gambling (scratch-it/lottery ticket).

  • LANGUAGE:

    Name-calling. Religious exclamations.

  • THEMES:

    Annie, foster kids, adoption, political campaigning, hand sanitiser, selfies, rich benefactors, social media, movie premieres, bad cooking, unlikely relationships, illiteracy, cell phones, homelessness.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS:

    Deceased father mentioned. Helicopter. Dog, mouse, horses. Vomiting, spitting. Lobster, prawn, steak eaten. Fur worn.

  • CRITICS LIKE:

    Ambitious, colourful, lively, charming. Decent performances, good story, family friendly.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE:

    Messy, uninteresting, perfunctory, disjointed, low-stakes, forgettable. Sloppy editing, unappealing characters. Diaz is miscast as Hannigan.

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