Shari Springer Berman

Review: Overstuffed 'Girl Most Likely' rings hollow

Review: Overstuffed 'Girl Most Likely' rings hollow

We don't hear Kristen Wiig's perpetual striver Imogene sing along to any Bruce Springsteen songs in "Girl Most Likely," though, given her dim view of her native Garden State, you can easily imagine her pounding the dashboard at some point during her extended adolescence and bellowing, "It's a death trap / It's a suicide rap / We gotta get out while we're young / 'Cause tramps like us, baby we were born to run." Imogene escaped, but it's clear when we first meet her in this self-conscious, odd little comedy that denying her Jersey roots has somehow exacted a toll. After years of living in Manhattan, faking it to fit in with an...