Once upon a time, Will Smith (as the Fresh Prince) composed his own definition of summer madness: going to BBQs, reminiscing, waxing his car, frontin’ and maxin’. But cut to 17 years later, and he has a new definition of summer madness: box office domination. With a track record of recent crowd-pleasers (I Am Legend, Pursuit of Happyness), will fans pay any heed to the less-than-super reviews of his first vehicle as a superhero? Conversely, young Abigail Breslin — Oscar nominee, cherubic 12-year-old — seems to be giving Dakota Fanning a run for her money as the reigning ‘tween It Girl of her generation.
What should you see this weekend? Watch this week’s Review Revue to find out what the critics are saying about Hancock and Kit Kittredge: An American Girl.