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Roadside Prophets

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Roadside Prophets

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
96 minutes
performer:
John Doe, John Cusack
director:
Abbe Wool
genre:
Comedy, Drama

We gave it a C-

Attempting to mimic the skewed, funky tone of Repo Man — on which she worked — writer-director Abbe Wool has peopled Roadside Prophets with eccentrics (like Timothy Leary and David Carradine) spouting incoherent platitudes at a pair of mismatched bikers. The movie is genial and has a likably hangdog performance by rocker John Doe, but where exactly are the laughs? C-

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