CHICAGO – Different isn’t bad and might be great, but you’d better have an irrefutable reason to change what was never broken. Campy being the only word to accurately convey this alternate-reality version of Sherlock Holmes with an original script, writer Greg Kramer and director Andrew Shaver try too hard to be different without ever figuring out why.
Steve Coogan, Skylar Astin, Hamlet 2 (1)
Steve Coogan (center) and Skylar Astin (right) star in Andy Fleming’s irreverent comedy “Hamlet 2”.
Photo credit: Cathy Kanavy