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Bobby

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Bobby

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
111 minutes
Limited Release Date:
11/17/06
Wide Release Date:
11/23/06
performer:
Emilio Estevez, William H. Macy, Demi Moore, Laurence Fishburne, Anthony Hopkins, Lindsay Lohan, Sharon Stone, Elijah Wood
director:
Emilio Estevez
distributor:
The Weinstein Company
author:
Emilio Estevez
genre:
Drama

We gave it a C+

A schoolboy-earnest exercise in nostalgia and tragedy (nostalgedy?) set on the day leading up to Robert F. Kennedy’s assassination. Emilio Estevez stages a TV-movie Grand Hotel, coasting on a dread and sorrow he doesn’t earn.

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