Mack and Rita (2022)
Avg Rating 2 /5:
When 30-year-old Mack Martin reluctantly joins a Palm Springs, Calif., bachelorette trip for her best friend Carla, her inner 70-year-old gets released — literally. The frustrated writer and influencer magically transforms into her future self: aunt Rita. Freed from the constraints of other people’s expectations, Rita comes into her own, becoming an unlikely social media sensation and sparking a tentative romance with Mack’s adorable dog-sitter, Jack.
For what is essentially a higher age demographic for Freaky Friday, it’s surprising how mundane Mack and Rita get with its concepts. There’s a lot of potential in trying to make a millennial switch place with a baby boomer. Think of how much funny and meaningful stuff can be done...Read more