Some movies amaze us with their unpredictability; others charm us with their familiarity. Just Wright
falls into the latter category, constructing its plot on tried-and-true romance tropes and sapping any suspense by essentially giving away the outcome in the title. Director Sanaa Hamri and screenwriter Michael Elliot make no attempts to prove they’re out to reinvent the romantic comedy genre. They’re simply telling a sweet Cinderella story with a contemporary twist, all while throwing basketball into the mix in a shameless bid for cross-gender appeal.
Try as she might, physical therapist Leslie Wright (Queen Latifah) just can’t find a guy who sees h...