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Movie Review: 'An Everlasting Piece'

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An Everlasting Piece

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
105 minutes
Limited Release Date:
12/25/00
performer:
Barry McEvoy, Brian F. O'Byrne, Billy Connolly, Anna Friel
director:
Barry Levinson
Producers:
Baltimore Spring Creek Productions
author:
Barry McEvoy
genre:
Comedy

We gave it an F

Set in Belfast in the ’80s, Barry Levinson’s quaintly ”authentic” woes-of-the-common-man comedy is in every way dreadful. It’s a one-joke farce about toupee salesmen, and the joke is used up the moment you realize that the title is a pun on the Troubles. (It’s in the nature of puns to be bad, but not this bad.) F