Amber Heard

Lake Bell hits sophomore slump with marital comedy 'I Do ... Until I Don't'

Lake Bell hits sophomore slump with marital comedy 'I Do ... Until I Don't'

Writer-director-actress Lake Bell’s directorial debut, “In a World …,” sparkled with a refreshing feistiness in its unapologetic take-down of gender inequality in Hollywood. Her follow-up film, “I Do … Until I Don’t,” which she also wrote, directed and stars in, might have taken a similarly voracious bite out of the institution of marriage, but unfortunately, it seems that Bell has been defanged.

“I Do … Until I Don’t” boasts a provocative premise: a British documentarian, Vivian Prudeck (Dolly Wells) lands in Vero Beach, Fla., to film her latest project, which argues marriage should be a seven-year contract with the option to renew. She finds several subjects for her...

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