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Movie Review: 'Saving Silverman'

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Saving Silverman

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
90 minutes
Wide Release Date:
02/09/01
performer:
Jason Biggs, Jack Black, Amanda Peet, Steve Zahn, Amanda Detmer, R. Lee Ermey
guest performer:
Neil Diamond
director:
Dennis Dugan
Producers:
Columbia Pictures, Original Film, Village Roadshow
distributor:
Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Entertainment
author:
Greg DePaul, Hank Nelken
genre:
Comedy

We gave it an F

The raucous gross-out comedies of the Farrelly brothers are models of keen wit and compassionate humanism compared with the stinky meanness of this quote comedy unquote about a couple of doofuses intent on rescuing their doofus buddy from marrying a hateful woman. Tragically, this rotten production makes even Steve Zahn and Jack Black look bad. Less surprisingly, Jason Biggs plays a submissive dolt dominated by Amanda (Whipped) Peet. F