Verizon Arena officials released this morning the news that Miranda Lambert will visit the North Little Rock venue in February along with special guests Justin Moore, RaeLynn and Jukebox Mafia. Lambert’s most recent release was Platinum, her fifth album, which came out in February 2014.
Mortdecai might as well be called The Johnny Depp Movie, because its preening star, wearing an ascot and a walrus mustache that becomes a tiresome running joke, is the whole show. And what a frantically dull spectacle this vanity project is. Mortdecai, directed by David Koepp from a screenplay by Eric Aronson, would never have been made without Depp’s enthusiasm for the source material, the first of the 1970s trilogy of farcical novels by the British author Kyril Bonfiglioli, in the P.G. Wodehouse tradition of sophisticated silliness.