Sex and the City (2008)
The Girls Are Back in Town
By MANOHLA DARGIS, Published: May 30, 2008
A little Botox goes a long way in “Sex and the City,” but a little decent writing would have gone even further. A dumpy big-screen makeover of that much-adored small-screen delight, the movie was written and directed by Michael Patrick King, one of the guiding lights and bright wits of the original series, based on Candace Bushnell’s newspaper columns and subsequent book. Once again, Sarah Jessica Parker has stepped into the dizzyingly high heels of Carrie Bradshaw, that postmodern Lorelei Lee — a hardly working New York writer with a passion for men and Manolos — but this time she’s taken a terrible tumble.
I haven't seen the film yet, but here's the NY Times' review.. I gather from this first paragraph, they didn't like it much.. let's see what the fans and those seeing it on the big screen say.. post your comments here...