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|Genres||Science Fiction, Comedy|
|Starring||Alan Arkin, Austin Pendleton|
|Supporting actors||Austin Pendleton, Judy Graubart, William Finley, Jayant, Wallace Shawn, Max Wright, Fred Gwynne, Adolph Green, Keith Szarabajka, Ann Risley, Pierre Epstein, Roy Cooper, Rex Robbins, David Warrilow, Hetty Galen, David Gideon, David Susskind, Dick Cavett|
|MPAA rating||PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
An amusing, intelligent comic premise, with Arkin in his element as a manic professor.
Alan Arkin plays Simon, an underfunded, ignored, neurotic psychologist at a university who is absolutely desperate for recognition, funding, and a breakthrough.
There's a bit of sexually explicit material involving Madeline Kahn; other than that, you could show the movie to a child.
Not as funny as I remembered. But a good study about manipulation via academia and the media.Published 16 days ago by Troytrex
This movie is one of Alan Arkins funniest and the hardest to fine without being ripped off for for a huge sum of moneyPublished 7 months ago by Richard Spillane
I saw this movie way back when in the theater. I thought it was very funny, and my girlfriend then did not understand it. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Arizona Joe
I think this film never got the good notices it deserved when it was initially released. Perhaps it suffered from being Marshall Brickman's followup to Annie Hall and Manhattan,... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Neurasthenic
A very smart biting little cult comedy about the absurd and pernicious side effects of mass media, science and celebrity with a terrific titular turn by Alan Arkin. Read morePublished 17 months ago by MR D J HUTERA