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Candy's last movied was pretty good - despite critics, 13 July 2005
My wife and I actually quite enjoyed this movie. It was by no means
John Candy's best but it was certainly better than we expected. Perhaps
that's why I disagree with what most critics say.
Perhaps I love it for sentimental reasons knowing that Candy died just
before the movie was completed. Nonetheless we had a good laugh and I
do recommend this as a good pop corn movie.
The main premise of the movie is that there are a group of individuals
in a small western town that have had it with "The Code" of the west.
They hire a drunken guide (Candy) to take them back east and thus
starts the comedy of errors as they go against the grain.
Admittedly the acting is only fair at best, but then again most of
these characters are comedians do a pretty good job of playing off each