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Tuesday’s Reviews – Pitch Perfect 3 (2017)

4e37494f828ceba94bd79c98be1c183e5_star_rating_system_1_and_a_half_starsΒ Back in 2012 I was majorly surprised by how much I enjoyedΒ Pitch Perfect. As someone who has vehemently hated everything aboutΒ Glee I didn’t necessarily see how it would be my thing. But I loved it. The cast was great, the script was funny, and the musical numbers were really good. I mean, yes, it did have that “isn’t the 80’s great” mentality that so many young people have these days but that was one of only few criticisms I had. I guess I just really like Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson enough to put up with. However, the second film was certainly pushing it for me. I still enjoyed that feeling of nostalgia and fun that remained but there wasn’t really a story there. It was just a rehash of the first one. Hell, if it had been aΒ Star Wars film there would have been thousands of outraged fans campaigning for it to be removed from the canon. So, I have to admit, the idea of a third film didn’t really grab me. I wasn’t exactly rushing to see it, which is why I’ve only just got round to it. So was it as bad as I expected or was it worth the wait?

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