Best & Worst Twitter Reactions to 'Liz & Dick'
By JACKIE WILLIS
November 26, 2012
After months of anticipation and intrigue, the world premiere of Liz & Dick aired Sunday night on Lifetime and the world saw Lindsay Lohan's return to acting. So, what did audiences think? It was certainly the talk of Twitter.
Here are a few of the best and worst tweets regarding Lohan's performance as the late Dame Elizabeth Taylor:
@BretEastonEllis (writer of Lohan's next movie Canyons): "I'm thoroughly enjoying and consistently amused by Liz & Dick. The haters went overboard on this one."
@JackGrayCNN: "This is the kind of performance you get when someone is willing to work for a used VW Cabriolet full of Camel Lights."
@AdamShankman: "They r doing a marvelous job of making one of the greatest actresses of all time out to be one of the worst people of all time. #LizandDick"
@donallogue: "God I pray #LizandDick is such a ratings success in an ironic way that Lifetime immediately goes into production of #Liz&MJ beyond neverland"
Patton Oswalt: "'We're next.' -- Ben Affleck and J-Lo, texting each other. #lizanddick"
@fuggirls: "The chemistry between LiLo and Grant Bowler is the equivalent of trying to light a cigarette with an ice cube. -H #LizAndDick"
@BoweryBoys: "A plain white screen rolling the text of Elizabeth Taylor's Wikipedia entry would be more compelling. #LizAndDick"
@stefispice: "Liz and Dick use the same set as The Lizzy McGuire Movie. That's a true story. #behindthestory"
@erinmallorylong: "Guys, there's already RAZZIE buzz around Liz and Dick!"
@ryansatin: "Watching Liz and Dick ... the best comedy of the year since Twilight."
@joshuagates: "Lindsay Lohan in Liz and Dick: 'I'm bored. I'm so bored!!' You and me both, kid. You and me both."
@HeatherMcDonald: "Just finished watching #lizanddick I couldn't take my eyes off of it. I want to wear pastels & throw vodka bottles against the wall."
@JarettSays: "More time will be spent creating #LizandDick GIFs and supercuts than anyone spent on the actual production ... and I want to see them all."
@LanceBass: "Is it sad that I just ran thru the airport like I was in Home Alone just so I don't miss much of #LizandDick?"
@buckhollywood: "The commercials are good! #LizAndDick"
@NicDressel: "An actress who will never win an oscar playing an oscar winning actress in a movie that will never win any award. #inception #lizanddick"
@Refinery29: "'Who's the most beautiful girl in the world? (Long pause)...It's Minnie Mouse!' Real lines from #LizAndDick"
@fuggirls: "I also would like to say, officially, that the costumes are enjoyable and the bar carts are GREAT - J #lizanddick"
@MichaelLohan: "You proved the critics wrong @LindsayLohan you are one of the best, so gifted, so amazing! Now apply it ALL! God bless you! And our family!"
What's your review of Liz & Dick?