The movie doesn't even need five minutes to signal that it's already a goner.
Williams, perhaps a little too excited to have another starring role in film, plays put-upon lawyer Henry Altmann. He's a deeply irksome crank whose profane, two-drink-minimum rants we're supposed to find funny, and whose mission to make amends — after getting the death-sentence diagnosis from a frazzled young doctor (
The head-scratcher is that this junky, risible fermata of yelling is from director
This remake of an Israeli movie comes with a screenplay credited to Daniel Taplitz. The whole ugly enterprise — screaming set-tos with a wife (Melissa Leo) and an old friend (
"The Angriest Man in Brooklyn"
MPAA rating: R for language and sexual content.
Running time: 1 hour, 23 minutes.