The Wrong Missy

The Wrong Missy

The Wrong Missy

David Spade (Joe Dirt) leads this Netflix comedy as a meek fellow who meets the girl of his dreams. But when he texts her to join him on a luxury company retreat, he accidentally sends the invite to a crazy blind date (Lauren Lapkus, The Big Bang Theory) who graciously - and loudly - accepts.

202089 minsUSA
ComedyRomance
84%
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Stuff

Stuff

press

With humour as about as subtle as a brick, The Righteous Gemstones’ writers Chris Pappas and Kevin Barnett create “comedy gold” out of physical disabilities, vomiting in a shark tank and a Merman outfit.

2.0
Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

press

The Wrong Missy is a lightweight throwaway, the kind of movie it is difficult to suggest one actually choose to watch, but if your algorithm somehow lands on it provides a certain harmless diversion.

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Even with locked-down consumers scraping the bottom of the Netflix content trough, this new addition to the lineup is pretty dreary.

The New York Times

The New York Times

press

Though the gags are retrograde groaners, Lapkus embarrasses herself with confidence. Her full-throttle verve transcends the script like a water skier leaping over a Great White.

Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Spade and director Tyler Spindel have reunited for another Sandler-produced, Netflix-bankrolled comedy, and the results are… surprisingly funny.

3.0
RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

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It’s almost a shame that the film overall isn’t better and that David Spade doesn’t give half the effort of his co-star—Lapkus is just good enough to show how this movie could have worked.

Variety

Variety

press

Sandler has packaged far worse films for Netflix, and watching “The Wrong Missy” it’s easy to sit back and give in to the movie’s it-is-what-it-is-ness.

IndieWire

IndieWire

press

Spade and co-star Lauren Lapkus are weirdly charming as normal people, but the latest Happy Madison effort has no time for real romance.

Stuff

Stuff

press

With humour as about as subtle as a brick, The Righteous Gemstones’ writers Chris Pappas and Kevin Barnett create “comedy gold” out of physical disabilities, vomiting in a shark tank and a Merman outfit.

2.0
Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

press

The Wrong Missy is a lightweight throwaway, the kind of movie it is difficult to suggest one actually choose to watch, but if your algorithm somehow lands on it provides a certain harmless diversion.

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Even with locked-down consumers scraping the bottom of the Netflix content trough, this new addition to the lineup is pretty dreary.

The New York Times

The New York Times

press

Though the gags are retrograde groaners, Lapkus embarrasses herself with confidence. Her full-throttle verve transcends the script like a water skier leaping over a Great White.

Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Spade and director Tyler Spindel have reunited for another Sandler-produced, Netflix-bankrolled comedy, and the results are… surprisingly funny.

3.0
RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

press

It’s almost a shame that the film overall isn’t better and that David Spade doesn’t give half the effort of his co-star—Lapkus is just good enough to show how this movie could have worked.

Variety

Variety

press

Sandler has packaged far worse films for Netflix, and watching “The Wrong Missy” it’s easy to sit back and give in to the movie’s it-is-what-it-is-ness.

IndieWire

IndieWire

press

Spade and co-star Lauren Lapkus are weirdly charming as normal people, but the latest Happy Madison effort has no time for real romance.

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