Film review: Going in Style – Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman and Alan Arkin in clumsy heist comedy

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2/5 stars
Going in Style is a good natured movie that takes aim at the right targets: sleazy bankers, manipulative mortgage brokers, and unfeeling corporations. It’s unfortunate that the amiable seniors comedy, which is loosely based on the same story as the 1979 movie of the same name, veers clumsily between ridiculous and ludicrous.

Retiree Joe’s (Michael Caine) mortgage payments suddenly increase because his bank sold him a shady deal, and he’s a month away from losing his…

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