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FILM DETAILS
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Cast
Ben Kingsley
Famke Janssen
Josh Peck
Olivia Thirlby
Directors
Jonathan Levine
Screenwriters
Jonathan Levine
Running Time
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The Wackness
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Plot
Two troubled drug-dispensers - one a teen pot-dealer (Peck), the other a much older psychiatrist (Kingsley) - hang out in mid-’90s New York. Will their friendship help them resolve their respective lady-problems, or will it all end in tears?


Verdict
An unlikely buddy comedy that comes to life whenever Kingsley appears - he doesn’t so much steal the show as roll it into a fat blunt and smoke it.


Reviewed by Nick de Semlyen

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