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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Chris Tucker
Charlie Sheen
Heather Locklear
Directors
Brett Ratner
Screenwriters
Joel Cohen
Alec Sokolow
Running Time
95 minutes

Money Talks
Tucker and Sheen in an average Buddy movie.


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Plot
A black and white conman and cop attempt to evade the LAPD in this buddy comedy-drama.


Verdict
MTV wonderboy Ratner seems to have conspired to direct the world's first 95-minute rap video from a comedy-thriller script that has neither laughs nor thrills, while Sheen uses his three preferred facial expressions (confused, bored and thirsty) to full effect. Only the brilliant young Tucker, a hyperactive bone-bag with the voice of a high-power kitchen blender, makes any real effort or lasting impact.


Reviewed by Jake Hamilton

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