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THE ADVENTURES OF PLUTO NASH

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The Adventures of Pluto Nash

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
95 minutes
Wide Release Date:
08/16/02
performer:
Eddie Murphy, Alec Baldwin, Peter Boyle, Rosario Dawson, Illeana Douglas, Pam Grier, Jay Mohr, Joe Pantoliano, Randy Quaid
director:
Ron Underwood
Producer:
Eddie Murphy
distributor:
Warner Bros.
author:
Neil Cuthbert
genre:
ActionAdventure, Comedy, Sci-fi and Fantasy

We gave it a C-

Start with this: It’s not nearly as bad as you’ve heard. Which is to say that Eddie Murphy doesn’t kick puppies in Pluto Nash. Instead, this ill-conceived mess about a nightclub owner on the moon — which features, among other bits of futuristic ”hilarity,” horny robots, cloning jokes, and Hillary Clinton’s face on American currency — just drifts off into deep space like the tertiary piece of flotsam that it is.