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'Home': Rihanna can't make animated adventure sing, early reviews say
'Home': Rihanna can't make animated adventure sing, early reviews say

"Home," it seems, isn't where the art is. The first reviews have landed for DreamWorks' new animated tale about the unlikely friendship between an outcast alien invader (Jim Parsons) and the only girl on Earth to avoid being captured (Rihanna). The film marks new directions for the performers behind its lead voices, but critics say the movie they star in is overly familiar. Variety's Peter Debruge quips of the film, which opens Friday, "Hey 'Home,' E.T. called — he wants his huggable-alien concept back." He goes on to call the movie "unimaginative and downright predictable by grownup standards, but bursting with elements sure to...

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