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The Bonfire of the Vanities
My Rating:
(out of 5 stars)
1.5 Stars
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Primary Location: First Saw:In Theatre Saw at/with: With Jessica
Rating: R Year: 1990 Category: Drama Comedy
Director: Brian De Palma Time: 123 min. Writer: Tom Wolfe & Michael Cristofer

Mine: BAD. A great cast, a great book, a relly bad movie. Way too long. It never gets any energy. A movie about the 80's was maybe made to soon after the 80's.
Leonard Maltin/Plot synopsis: Appallingly heavy-handed ``comedy'' about a cocky Wall Street wheeler-dealer whose well-insulated life begins to crumble when his wife learns he's fooling around, and he and his paramour are involved in a hit-and-run accident. With all the power--and nuance--of Tom Wolfe's novel removed, and all the characters turned into caricatures (racist and otherwise), what's left is a pointless charade, and a pitiful waste of money and talent. F. Murray Abraham appears unbilled as the Bronx D. A. Super 35.
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