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Hear No Evil

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Hear No Evil

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
Marlee Matlin, D.B. Sweeney
genre:
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a C

Like blind Audrey Hepburn in Wait Until Dark, hearing-impaired Matlin unknowingly has something a villain wants in Hear No Evil: a million-dollar coin lifted from a museum. As usual lately, the bad guy is the best thing about the movie: Martin Sheen as a corrupt cop who plays high-decibel opera while brutalizing people. What this standard, if competent, lady-in-peril picture needs more than anything else, however, is simply a smattering of style. C