By Jeff Labrecque
Updated April 16, 2008 at 04:00 AM EDT
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John C. Reilly stars as a fictitious guitar icon in the music-biopic spoof Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, but he’s really just aping Will Ferrell, master of undignified flesh and ill-fitting tighty-whities. The original music is surprisingly contagious, but the Cox jokes — or, shall I say, joke — need more cowbell. EXTRAS An orgy of sophomoric high jinks: tittering sausage commercials; a jarring ”c— documentary” about male frontal nudity; and the aptly named Unbearably Long, Self-Indulgent Director’s Cut, featuring a Cheryl Tiegs-Dewey-Cheryl Ladd love triangle and at least 30 more d— jokes. C

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Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story

type
  • Movie
mpaa
  • R
runtime
  • 98 minutes
director
  • Jake Kasdan

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