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Welcome To The Rileys review

The Rileys – adulterous Doug (James Gandolfini), agoraphobic Lois (Melissa Leo) – are still reeling from their daughter’s death when Doug encounters teenage lapdancer Mallory (Kristen Stewart) on a business trip and decides to play surrogate dad.

Can Mallory’s presence help rekindle the couple’s relationship? What do you think? Handicapped by its paper-thin premise, even a strong cast can’t lift Jake ‘son of Ridley’ Scott’s film out of indie-by-numbers mediocrity.

Leo, the film’s best asset, is underused, leaving a film that proves as mild as Mallory’s raunch-lite, faux-tough persona.

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