Girl Most Likely really should have worked… it has a great cast with Kristen Wiig, Annette Bening, Matt Dillon, and Glee's Darren Criss... yet it didn't .
Girl Most Likely should have worked with its interesting indie-film idea about a woman trying to reinvent herself after losing her job, her boyfriend, and possibly her mental well-being, who is forced to moved back in with her estranged casino-loving Mom… and yet it really didn't.
Girl Most Likely should have worked, as it got a film festival circuit run, and some great reviews, along with some not great ones… and yet it really didn't work.
Girl Most Likely should have worked based on the terrific pairing of Wiig and Bening as dysfunctional mother and daughter… and yet it really didn't work.
Girl Most Likely is a drama with characters it is an effort to care about, and a comedy that has only a couple of real laughs.
We saw this one on demand and it was a good idea that didn't work. Skip it...