Movie review: McCarthy brings excessive college humor to shallow 'Life of the Party'

“Life of the Party” feels like a handful of loose change. You’ve got a couple of quarters and maybe a few dimes, but you’ve also got a lot of useless pennies, and there’s not much holding everything together.

Joshua Terry is an award-winning writer and photographer who also teaches English composition for Weber State University. He has written weekly film reviews for the Deseret News since 2013.