Movie Thoughts: Bros

Adrien Carver
2 min readOct 10, 2022

I’m a straight guy who went to see this movie. I was hoping for “Bridesmaids”. Instead I got something around “This Is 40" in terms of quality. It’s not terrible, per se, but it’s trying to be amazing and generational and instead it’s just all right.

The movie has its good points, but ultimately it’s just about hopelessly self-absorbed beautiful rich people who happen to be LGTBQ. This would be fine if the movie knew it and used it, but it doesn’t. Like all the post-mainstream success Judd Apatow movies, it comes off as sort of intended career coronation for its star. “Ok, this person is…

Adrien Carver

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