“Coming 2 America”: One-Sentence Review

A brisk power walk down memory lane, Coming 2 America revisits, with mostly diminishing returns, the majority of the first Coming’s jokes and characters, leaving no stone, zirconia or diamond, unturned.

6 out of 12 Tamales

“An American Pickle”: One-Sentence Review

A quainter and milder Encino Man, An American Pickle is the double-dose-of-Seth Rogen comedy we didn’t know we wanted—even if the story eventually gets too big for its early 20th century britches.

8.5 out of 12 Tamales