The Hudsucker Proxy

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Run time: 111 mins

In Theaters: Friday 11th March 1994

Budget: $30M

Distributed by: Warner Home Video

Production compaines: PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Silver Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures, PolyGram Filmproduktion, Working Title Films

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 4 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 58%
Fresh: 23 Rotten: 17

IMDB: 7.3 / 10

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Starring: Tim Robbins as Norville Barnes, Jennifer Jason Leigh as Amy Archer, Paul Newman as Sidney J. Mussburger, Charles Durning as Waring Hudsucker, John Mahoney as Chief, Jim True-Frost as Buzz, Bill Cobbs as Moses, Bruce Campbell as Smitty, Harry Bugin as Aloysius, Joe Grifasi as Lou, Steve Buscemi as Beatnik Barman

The Hudsucker Proxy Movie Review


Uber-quirky but strangely satisfying Coen escapade, skewering the world of big business (at least as it existed in the 1950s), as a company schemes to drive the price of the stock down by installing an imbecile (Tim Robbins) as president. This isn't Fargo, not by a longshot, but it's not meant to be. This is one of those fun little flicks that really, really grows on you, featuring amazing performances by Robbins, Paul Newman, and Charles Durning, and even a memorable (if rote) appearance by Jennifer Jason Leigh. But what really sticks with you is the ultra-clever dialogue... "You know, for kids!"

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