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The Final Curtain (2002)

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A rivalry develops between a showbiz veteran and an upstart newcomer.

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A rivalry develops between a showbiz veteran and an upstart newcomer.

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2 popular game shows. 2 popular hosts. No scruples.

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Rated R for language, some violence and brief drug use | See all certifications »
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Bis zum letzten Vorhang  »

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JJ Curtis: Amazing, really, what a man can achieve with one bent journalist and an envelope stuffed full of £5 notes - money well spent.
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Die Fledermaus Overture
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As I saw in the last review I read, not many in this country have even seen it, But I viewed it today on cable and thought it was worth some thumbs up on my TiVo. It was of a class with O'Toole's "The Ruling Class" and (tho' he's aged much since that) shows that he still has a flair for the slightly sick comedy that many of us love. All I can say is I'm happy for digital cable with all the choices and TiVo for finding things that I enjoy. None of the other actors were known to me and I did not recognize the gal from "AB-FAB" but overall, it was a fun movie to watch. Much better than the "lesson" movies that Hollywood has chosen to give us in recent years. I am happy to confine my movie viewing to those of vintage (30's and 40s), foreign (even with subtitles) and the offerings of IFC and Sundance.


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