Britney Spears has a chequered history when it comes to videos. For every technicolor dance spectacular (Toxic), there's a drab, soul-less dirge (Gimme More). The worst ones always seem to feature Britney "cutting loose" and "being herself" in "the club" - cf the forced jollity of Do Somethin'.
Her latest single is I Wanna Go and it falls directly between these two stools, causing some nasty bruising to the cocyx. Here's a breakdown:
Totally unnecessary swearing
The bit with the milk
The bit with the paparazzi
Britney pretending to whistle
Tedious "sexy" lyrics
It was all a dream
Basically, it's 50% brilliant and 50% "eh?". Watch below...