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as Michael Bluth
as George Michael Bluth
as George Bluth Sr./Oscar Bluth
as Lucille Bluth
as George Oscar `Gob' Bluth II
as Buster Bluth
as Lindsay Funke
as Tobias Funke
as Mae `Maeby' Funke
Critic reviews for Smashed
The Tobias episodes are the lightest in tone (despite the darkness of some of the subject matter), the least freighted with backstory - and the ones I find myself invested in.
"Smashed" was a notably strong Season 4 episode and reinforced that Tobias really can take the spotlight and run with it, jean shorts and all.
It looked like things were going absolutely horribly for everyone's favorite blowhard never-nude, and that tragedy continued to be just as funny in Tobias' second fourth-season episode, "Smashed."
As great as Cross is, he's playing a supporting character that can't quite carry a whole episode, so turning Tobias's trip to rehab into a musical show plays like Arrested Development fanfiction.
David Cross is someone whom I could watch for hours and it is a delight to see him blue-ing himself again.
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