Movie Preview: “Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday”

He’s still got the suit, the white bucks, the bow tie.

But it’s easy to see why this was a deemed Netflix picture. There are some laughs. Joe Manangiello delivers.

But Pee-Wee Herman’s lost his mania, his fastball. His laugh. That voice is showing a lot of mileage.

Not exactly “timeless.” Needed a daft and deft directorial touch to amp up the energy, or help Reubens fake it.



About Roger Moore

Movie Critic, formerly with McClatchy-Tribune News Service, Orlando Sentinel, published in Spin Magazine, The World and now published here, Orlando Magazine, Autoweek Magazine
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