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Film review

Oscar-winning veterans do what they can with corny story

From left, Christopher Walken, Alan Arkin and Al Pacino star in “Stand Up Guys.”
From left, Christopher Walken, Alan Arkin and Al Pacino star in “Stand Up Guys.”
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Watching “Stand Up Guys” feels akin to seeing an old, favorite rock band getting back together for one last gig after decades apart. They’re not as energetic as they once were, their vocals aren’t as powerful, but an obvious camaraderie still exists as well as a touch of rebellion. Oscar winners Christopher Walken, Al Pacino and Alan Arkin are all performing their greatest hits in this con-man comedy, albeit within dialed-down versions of their familiar ...


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