“That’s Some Catch, That Catch 22”

Remaking a great film is almost always a bad idea, but remaking a not-so-great, in-and-out one…maybe.

This was surely the idea behind translating Joseph Heller‘s “Catch 22” into a Hulu miniseries or, if you will, improving upon Mike Nichols’ 1970 screen version.

Hollywood Elsewhere agrees that Nichols’ 122-minute film is less than perfect — it’s not especially “funny” (especially when Orson Welles and Bob Newhart are around) and feels a bit stiff and all

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