Blu-ray Review: Honey 2 (2011)
Article first published as Blu-ray Review: Honey 2 (2011) on Blogcritics.
“From the director of Honey comes Honey 2.” That’s what it actually says on the reverse side of the cover art for this one. Honestly, I have to question the sanity of whomever wrote that, and why they would want to promote that to begin with. But then, when you stop to look at the directorial legacy of Honey 2’s helmsman, Bille Woodruff, you’ll note that the only other items on his résumé are movies like Bring It On: Fight to the Finish and Beauty Shop, and a number of R&B music videos. Luckily for him, Bille’s experience directing complete and total tripe has prepared him for what could be his magnum opus here, as Honey 2 is without a doubt the new Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo — only without the cheesy charm. (more…)