Spoiler-Free Review of “The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent” in Theaters: So much fun!

*This is a spoiler-free review so feel free to read on!*

“Is that Nic Cage…the actor?”

The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent released in theaters on April 22nd 2022. The comedy action film stars Nicolas Cage, Pedro Pascal, Ike Barinholtz, Lily Mo Sheen and Tiffany Haddish. It runs for approximately an hour and forty-five minutes.

Unable to find his next gig, Nicolas Cage accepts an invitation to a wealthy fan’s birthday party for a million dollars, but quickly finds himself working undercover for the CIA at the same time.

Here is the trailer:

The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent gives fans of Nicolas Cage plenty to be excited about, but does this film deliver? Let’s find out…

The Pros:

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A duo to be excited about!

Wow, I loved these two together on screen! I’m a huge fan of both but you would have thought they had been starring in films together for years based on their chemistry and rapport. The unlikely friendship/partnership was fantastic. I can’t get enough of these two!

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Really funny!

I didn’t really know what to expect with this one, but I went into it hoping for the best and it delivered in the best way possible! This movie was so much fun. I was smiling the entire time and there were some moments that had me in tears from laughing so hard. It was so refreshing to just sit back and truly enjoy a movie.

The Cons:

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I wanted a little more screen time for supporting characters…

The cast was really great in this one and I guess I just wanted a little bit more screen time for some of the supporting characters. This isn’t a major con but since I was having so much fun, I wanted it to continue!

So am I in or out?

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I’m in 100 percent!!!!

Comedy gold! The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent delivers with cinema nostalgia and a dream duo!

I hope you enjoyed the review and feel free to post your own thoughts and theories on The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent in the comments section below. Thanks so much for reading and happy viewing!


Amy Koto, TV Fanatic Girl


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