'Marley & Me': Easy to Watch, Easy to Forget

Even bad dogs can be lovable. This is the simple message most of us already knew and the one "Marley & Me" drives home in this fairly banal adaptation of John Grogan's popular memoir. Perhaps the message should have been: Let best-selling dogs lie. "Marley & Me" might be easy to watch, but — even for die-hard canine lovers — it's as easy to forget. Talented screenwriters Scott Frank ("Minority Report") and Don Roos ("The Opposite of Sex") clearly understand the appeal of man's best friend;...Full Story
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