Write a customer review. While he's trying on sunglasses and explaining his plan to Jane, she makes a suggestion through disastrously over-Botoxed lips: No pension, jobs are hard to find, and no home equity, Dick and Jane are now poverty-stricken. It's a cleverly choreographed scene of corporate death by news crawl. See Dick get indicted. Scenes of the young child perplexing his parents by speaking Spanish to them gently make the point. Reviewed by Francesca Rudkin, Francesca Rudkin.
FUN WITH DICK AND JANE
Their is one scene in the beginning which is sexually inappropriate, which should have been included in the review for this movie in the sexual part, and some other indirect affection between the husband and wife. Fun with Dick and Jane , does, however, keep us in our seats, a fact that has much to do with the tight arc of the original story. In Theaters December 21, December 21, Rating: Fun with Dick and Jane is an extended Enron joke used to give Jim Carrey plenty of opportunity to mug for the camera.
Fun with Dick and Jane Movie Review () | Roger Ebert
Over the space of a week, Dick is promoted to vice-president of Communications at Globodyne, a company he's worked at for years, his wife Jane quits her travel agent job, Globodyne crashes taking with it their savings and pension, and their ready lawn is repossessed. From breaking news to debate and conversation, we bring you the news as it happens. If only the movie itself were so sharply funny. Richard Jenkins Frank Boscombe. At least the original was vaguely connected to reality, as we watched Segal and Fonda as desperate yuppies — before the term was coined. Popular Blog Posts Who do you read? There was a problem filtering reviews right now.
Consider it a signed confession of remake rape when a "produced by Jim Carrey" credit appears atop his noodle-limbed exaggeration of "I Believe I Can Fly. More funny and critic, and have a good interpretacion of Dick for Jim Carrey. But after exactly one day in his new job, Globodyne is destroyed by an Enron-like calamity - and he is left holding the bag. Season 3 Sharp Objects: Am a have to agree with Joe from the review. The title holds true for about 20 minutes or so in the middle of director Dean Parisot's loose remake of the Jane Fonda-George Segal vehicle Funny Movie This movie is more in-line with working adults.