Excerpt: “Second Act” is glossy, innocuous holiday fare that shouldn’t let down Jennifer Lopez’s most faithful fans, but it’s too bland to be the crowd-pleaser and the feature-length advertisement for organic skin cream that it seeks to be.
Excerpt: Didn’t fluffy-minded workplace rom-coms lose their luster in the late 1980’s? Another Jennifer Lopez marshmallow vehicle…Contrived, patchy and meandering, Second Act cannot solve the lingering mystery behind J Lo’s penchant for queasy comedy romances
Excerpt: Jennifer Lopez remains as magnetic as ever but ‘Second Act’ is pretty much a mixed bag: It becomes two different movies after a twist halfway through, and that’s where it simultaneously becomes better and/or worse.
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