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Daddy Day Care

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Daddy Day Care

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
93 minutes
Wide Release Date:
05/09/03
performer:
Eddie Murphy, Jeff Garlin, Anjelica Huston, Regina King, Steve Zahn
director:
Steve Carr
Producer:
John Davis
distributor:
Revolution Studios
author:
Geoff Rodkey
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a D

The revelation that managing ad campaigns is easy but supervising nap time is hard isn’t enough to sustain Eddie Murphy’s unenlightened parent-and-kid comedy about the adventures of men, laid off from their jobs, who do the hard work of mommies. The subject couldn’t be more timely — or the film less delightful.