Suburban dads who form a neighbourhood watch group as a way to get out of their day-to-day family routines find themselves defending the Earth from an alien invasion.
Reviewed by Sandra Hall
Ben Stiller leads a gang of overgrown boys into familiar territory in search of laughs, maturity and a decent script.
Men and extra-terrestrials behave badly in The Watch - but they are just following the lead of the filmmakers.
Shockingly weak on comedic smarts, timing or even engaging performances, this genre mash-up stalls early on and doesn't recover.
This little-green-men mash-up for little-minded boys shows that in space, no one can hear you laugh.