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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Jim Carrey
Morgan Freeman
Jennifer Aniston
Lisa Ann Walter
Jennifer Aniston
Directors
Tom Shadyac
Screenwriters
Steve Koren
Mark O'Keefe
Steve Oedekerk
Mark O'Keefe
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Running Time
101 minutes

Bruce Almighty
Jim Carrey becomes God. Terrifying.


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Plot
Despite having just about as perfect a life as it's possible to have, TV news reporter Bruce Nolan thinks God has it in for him. To show him how absurdly blessed he really is, God gives him omnipotent power.


Verdict
With Carrey on top form and some highly inventive sight gags, it's the proverbial laugh riot. But the assumption that God is as wholesomely all-American as apple pie and election fraud casts an uneasy pall over the movie.


Reviewed by Simon Braund

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