Hard to mention, considering the chances of it being a worthy continuation appear stacked against it. Take Father Time, for one. it’s been twenty years since the first bestseller was discharged that spawned not simply a raft of chick-lit imitators however conjointly 2 films, the 2001 romantic comedy hit “Bridget Jones’s Diary” and its inferior 2004 sequel, “Bridget Jones: the sting of Reason.”
Director: Sharon Maguire
Writers: Helen Fielding, Dan Mazer
Stars: Renée Zellweger, Gemma Jones, Jim Broadbent
The passage of your time is additionally mirrored within the characters. The central 30-something operating gal, still a singleton, is currently at the brink of time of life. Not that there’s something wrong thereupon. however once an exact male critic viewed the trailer, he took offense that the endearingly effervescent star of the franchise, Renée Zellweger, had the audaciousness to appear like somebody World Health Organization is in her 40s. however it will recommend the target market, the Saint Bride brigade because it were, may well be shifting to a additional mature, less hip demo.
Bridget Jones’s Baby Full Movie Trailer
Then there’s the physical absence of Hugh Grant, WHO declined to come back as Daniel meat cleaver, Bridget’s former boss and discourteous ex-paramour.
As for this avid fan of each the primary book and film, I can’t are alone in wavering back and forth between cautious optimism and abject concern that the newest big-screen chapter with its thusap-opera-ish “who-done-it?” paternity plot involving 2 potential baby daddies—returnee Colin Firth and Yank newcomer patron saint “McDreamy” Dempsey—would fail to recapitulate the relatable nevertheless clearly screwball essence that so delightfully knowledgeable “Bridget Jones’s Diary.”