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The Addams Family
My Rating:
(out of 5 stars)
3 Stars
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Primary Location: First Saw:In Theatre Saw at/with: With Judy Lenzi-Magoveny and others at Showcase North Haven
Rating: PG-13 Year: 1991 Category: Comedy Fantasy
Director: Barry Sonnenfeld Time: 102 min. Writer: Carline Thompson

Mine: Much better than many a TV show turned movie. Top notch talent delivers as fun and stylish film. Actually better than the show. Visually spectacular
Leonard Maltin/Plot synopsis: Piquant comedy based on Charles Addams' macabre cartoon family (later popularized on the same-named TV series), whose greedy lawyer tries to plunder their fortune by planting an impostor in the household who claims to be their long-lost Uncle Fester. Huston and Julia are absolutely perfect as Morticia and Gomez, and manage to maintain a light touch while dispensing their gleefully ghoulish black humor. Impressive directorial debut for talented cinematographer Sonnenfeld. Followed by two sequels.
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Anjelica Huston Anjelica Huston as:
Morticia Addams
Raul Julia Raul Julia as:
Gomez Addams
Christopher Lloyd Christopher Lloyd as:
Uncle Fester
Elizabeth Wilson as:
Abigail Craven
Christina Ricci Christina Ricci as:
Wednesday Addams
Dan Hedaya Dan Hedaya as:
Tully Alford
Dana Ivey as:
Margaret Alford/Addams
Paul Benedict as:
Judge Womack