Movie review: Fans, newbies will enjoy Veronica Mars' return

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Posted: Friday, March 14, 2014 12:00 am

It would have been easy for director / writer Rob Thomas to coast through the big-screen version of his TV series “Veronica Mars.” The film only got made because of a grassroots campaign to raise money by a loyal legion of “Mars” fans.

That meant all Thomas had to do to assure a hit was sprinkle the film with enough original characters, keep Mars (Kristen Bell) as sharp-tongued as when she was solving crimes on UPN and the CW almost a decade ago, and come up with a crime worth solving.

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