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Clean Slate (1994)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Mystery  |  6 May 1994 (USA)
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A private eye who has amnesia must go to court about a kingpin's murder.

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Pogue is a private eye with a problem: every morning when he wakes up, he has total amnesia, waking up with a 'blank slate'. Since he is in the middle of a hot investigation and has a developing romance, this is less than convenient. Written by Reid Gagle

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It's a day he'll never forget... until tomorrow.

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Rated PG-13 for language | See all certifications »

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6 May 1994 (USA)  »

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Trou de mémoire  »

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$7,503,192 (USA)
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James Earl Jones and Olivia D'Abo both starred in the "Conan" films starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. See more »

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Pogue's dog, Baby, has an eye-patch over his right eye. It is stated that as a result, the dog has a depth perception problem. While this could be true, the problem manifests itself not as depth perception, but in moving towards things to the left of where they actually are. See more »

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References I Love Lucy (1951) See more »

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY
Words and Music by Mildred J. Hill and Patty S. Hill
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Dana Carvey is truly an underrated talent
18 June 2001 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

This movie is one of my favorite comedies. I saw it before I knew that Dana Carvey was Garth from Wayne's World (this was before my great interest in Cinema and now know everything about films in the '90s and '00s). I found it to be very entertaining and have seen it many times since. I love it when an ex-SNL actor is able to star in a movie that is not based on a Character they did on SNL (Mike Myers in So I Married and Axe Murderer, Adam Sandler in Billy Madison, and Chris Farley, David Spade in Tommy Boy). Carvey has this charm about him as seeming like a regular guy. He does not seem like the Hollywood type. I think he is highly underrated and I hope he can find his niche again. Clean Slate is the comedy version of Memento, or Memento is the serious version of Clean Slate. I heard that Adam Sandler was producing a script Dan Carvey wrote, so I hope something comes of that.




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