It’s her first engaging role since 2006’s Infamous. She’s pushy and domineering with everyone in her life, but she’s also entertaining as hell in the process.
...is one long nervy, corny dare, absolutely confident in its own adorability, heartwarmth and ability to bodyslam the critical thinking skills of anyone who gets in its way.
Bullock delivers a towering performance that grabs the movie and the Oscar race by the scruff of the neck.
...it’s an emotional smartbomb.