“The Bucket List”: not the obvious message

The other night, The Long Suffering Mr B and I watched “The Bucket List”, starring the legends that are Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman. It was perfect long weekend viewing: a little schmaltzy, pretty funny, quite emotional and not too taxing. Not what I’d call a classic, but good entertainment – I mean, how could anything with Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman not be worth watching on some level?! However, idly googling a few reviews, I was a bit surprised to find that the