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Handsome: A Netflix Mystery Movie (2017)

TV-MA | | Comedy, Mystery | 5 May 2017 (USA)
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Gene Handsome is an LA homicide detective who tries to make sense of his life as he solves crime. Handsome's knack for solving mysteries is matched only by his inability to make sense of his own problems.


Jeff Garlin





Cast overview, first billed only:
Ava Acres ... Carys
Armani GreatDane ... Candy the Dog (as Armani)
Dino Battaglia ... Detective Doc
Brent Bradshaw ... Heckler
Michael R. Carlson Michael R. Carlson ... Detective Rice (as Mike R. Carlson)
Kaley Cuoco ... Kaley Cuoco
Megan Ferguson ... Amanda
Erin Foley ... Detective Holt
James Garlin James Garlin ... Drive Thru Worker #1
Jeff Garlin ... Detective Gene Handsome
Richard Gonzales Richard Gonzales ... Tour Bus Driver
Hidekun Hah ... Japanese Tourist #6
Teruko Nakajima ... Japanese Tourist #9 (as Teruko Hakajima)
Yoriko Haraguchi ... Japanese Tourist #11
Hidetoshi Imura ... Japanese Tourist #2
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Gene Handsome is an LA homicide detective who tries to make sense of his life as he solves crime. Handsome's knack for solving mysteries is matched only by his inability to make sense of his own problems.

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Gene Handsome's house is the same house used in Wilfred See more »


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Durante: Stop letting your dog shit on my lawn.
Gene Handsome: [Bends over to take a look at some dog feces] Not hers. Don't recognize it.
Durante: Of course it's hers. It looks like her, curled up as a piece of shit.
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Composed by Benjamin Lemons
Performed by Last Flowers
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Not funny
11 May 2017 | by sadak7599See all my reviews

I gave this an opportunity, because I like comedies, I like wacky comedies, I think Netflix is doing a great job with its productions and I think Jeff Garlin have talent.

But I was able to stand just 20 minutes. After that, I just stopped before the damage were permanent and looked for other stuff to escape from the showhole.

Handsome is simply dumb, slow, absurd in a bad way and uninteresting. What is the worst fault of a comedy?. Yes: being unfunny.

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