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SMALL TIME CROOKS

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Small Time Crooks

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
95 minutes
performer:
Woody Allen, Tracey Ullman, Isaac Mizrahi
director:
Woody Allen
distributor:
Dreamworks Distribution L.L.C.
author:
Woody Allen
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a C-

In an attempt to return to his goofy Bananas roots, Allen’s latest celebfest features him as the inept criminal mastermind Ray, who sets out to tunnel into a bank vault, and Ullman as his skeptical wife, Frenchy. But his shticky Honeymooners-meets-Three Stooges concept just comes off as condescending and derivative (even the plot’s ironic twist — that Frenchy makes millions as a cookie magnate — is a retread of last year’s Albert Brooks comedy The Muse). C-