Kristen Wiig

Zach Galifianakis, Kristen Wiig and comedy buddies have their moments in silly 'Masterminds'

Zach Galifianakis, Kristen Wiig and comedy buddies have their moments in silly 'Masterminds'

There’s a certain subset of the population that may find Zach Galifianakis in a ridiculous hairdo the height of comedy. If you are in that segment, welcome, join us. You’ll find much merriment in the lightweight and very silly comedy “Masterminds,” which is astonishingly based on the true story of one of the largest cash robberies in the United States.

“Masterminds” is a small, very strange film, and definitely doesn’t enter the upper echelons of director Jared Hess’ oeuvre, which includes the wacky comedy classics “Napoleon Dynamite” and “Nacho Libre,” or even the best work of its stars. Nevertheless, the...

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