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Homer and Eddie (1989)

R  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Drama  |  1 December 1989 (USA)
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A mentally disabled man gets help from a sociopath when he tries to reunite with his dying father, who years earlier disowned him.

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A mentally disabled man gets help from a sociopath when he tries to reunite with his dying father, who years earlier disowned him.

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Best buddies in this movie, Whoopi Goldberg and James Belushi previously appeared as rivals in Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986). See more »

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When Eddie spots the red car at the produce stand and tells Homer to pull in there, she is in the back seat. After they pull in they show her sitting in the front seat. See more »

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11 August 2000 | by (Atlanta, GA, USA) – See all my reviews

I am a real big fan of both Whoopi Goldberg and James Belushi. However I was real disappointed in this movie. I guess I won't discuss it and ruin it for someone else. I would love the opportunity to rip this movie to shreds, I really hated it. anyone finding the reason to like this movie- please email me!!! Maybe you can show me something I missed. I felt Whoopi's character was overly violent and harsh. I felt the guy who walks through the background of several scenes ( I won't reveal anything there) belonged in an avant garde film, foreign film, anywhere but there. The script,... well, I won't go on. Comments welcome.


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