7 of 9 people found the following review helpful
I was left pretty cold by this, which doesn't so much remind me of the previous 3 series (all excellent), or the Stewie movie (the same number of laughs as a 'standard' episode, but over an hour and a half), but instead of the South Park parody. There are two real problems: the stories themselves aren't actually very engaging, and the number of flashbacks has increased to a level where it actually becomes hard to follow the plot at all!
Whereas with the previous series the temptation to watch "just one more episode" led to staying up until silly hours, with series four it's hard to pay attention for an entire episode. The sheer number of cutaways drowns what little plot there is,… Read more