Posted on 1/27/13 03:28 PM
Lopez's character Leslie doesn't enter into the action until part way through the movie. She's a scrappy Real Estate agent in affluent Palm Beach. Although extremely knowledgeable about how things work in this playground for the rich and famous, she's on the outside. Her life in a shambles after a bad divorce left her with no other options than to move in with her irritating mother (Patti Lupone). With nothing to lose but a life she's not happy with anyway, she lays out a business proposition for Parker which he reluctantly accepts.
However, Leslie, her policeman suitor (Bobby Cannavale) and soap opera watching mother, don't really feel like they belong to this movie, it's as if these characters are crossing over as guest stars from the set of their own story. Still, she's an interesting enough distraction while we wait for Parker to let loose his wrath on his back stabbing ex-partners.- READ FULL REVIEW - tinseltine.com