By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Updated January 16, 1998 at 05:00 AM EST
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  • Movie

As a mail carrier-turned-postapocalyptic hero, Kevin Costner posits himself as a galloping symbol of American optimism, healing the national psyche by promoting good government and the importance of letter writing. As the director of this outlandish, eccentric three-hour production, he continues his career as one of our oddest movie talents.

The Postman

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  • Movie
mpaa
  • R
runtime
  • 177 minutes
director
  • Kevin Costner

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