Take Me Home Tonight (Review)

Nostalgia-drenched setting can't save this cliched dud

Written by the people behind That ’70s Show, this late-’80s-set tale takes place over one night in the lives of several recent college grads/former high school classmates (Topher Grace, Anna Faris, Dan Fogler and Teresa Palmer, an emerging Australian actress who has a striking resemblance to Kristen Stewart) who are trying to decide what to do with their lives. Michael Dowse makes his feature directorial debut with a cliche-ridden coming-of-age comedy that is content to rip off a variety of like-minded ’80s cinematic touchstones —

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