The Internship (movie)

'Dumb and Dumber To' just a chip off the older blockheads

Two hours is a whole lot of dumb. So in that respect "Dumb and Dumber To," starring the off-the-chain, goofballing Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels, delivers on its promise.

The sequel's definitely been dumbed down, which is not really an issue. If you buy a ticket to a movie called "Dumb and Dumber To," dumb is precisely what you expect, want and possibly need.

But what felt fresh in Peter and Bobby Farrelly's original "Dumb and Dumber," with the Carrey-Daniels dense duo channeling the Stooges and Jerry Lewis and something else entirely, feels strangely old-fashioned two decades later. Hollywood wasn't specializing in stupidity so much in...