By Esther Zuckerman
Updated March 12, 2015 at 12:00 PM EDT
Macall Polay

Adam Sandler plays a fourth-generation cobbler who gains the power to become the people whose shoes he fixes. Sandler is effective as a sad schlub, but director Tom McCarthy (The Station Agent) is less interested in character than in crazy situations. What starts off as a potentially charming fantasy never finds its footing. C

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