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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Danny DeVito
Kelly Preston
Directors
Ivan Reitman
Screenwriters
William Davies
William Osborne
Timothy Harris
Herschel Weingrod
Running Time
107 minutes

Twins
Arnie turns into a big softie in this tale of unnatural brotherly love. No, not that unnatural.


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Plot
A genetically perfect man, Julius, (DeVito - No! Schwarzenegger) leaves his idyllic island to bond with the leftovers of the genetic engineering process that created him, his car-stealing, womanising anithesis to Mr. Universe of a brother, Vincent (DeVito).


Verdict
The humour, when it comes, is on a par with Reitman's Ghosbusters, but the film feels, rather than the solid comedy it is, like a massive missed opportunity.


Reviewed by Philip Thomas

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