RT on DVD: Waltz with a Shopaholic Pink Panther in Wonderland
Get Bruckheimer's chick flick, Steve Martin's slapstick sequel, an animated Oscar nominee and more!
The original films aside, did the world really need another Pink Panther movie? According to the critics, the answer would be a resounding "no," since the rebooted films keep falling further and further down the Tomatometer. (The previous Pink Panther landed at 24 percent.) Steve Martin, who we'd swear used to be funny, returns as the bumbling Inspector Clouseau, charged this time around with catching a thief who is targeting the world's most prized historical treasures. As if we didn't feel bad enough for Martin, a passel of respectable actors find themselves stuck with him in this lame slapstick sequel, including Lily Tomlin, Andy Garcia, Jean Reno, Emily Mortimer, John Cleese, and Aishwarya Rai. The upside: the 2-disc DVD and 3-disc Blu-ray come with 27 original Pink Panther cartoons, which you can watch instead.
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