Add to Cart
or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Used: Like New | Details
Sold by Amazing_Deal
Condition: Used: Like New
Add to Cart
or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Other Sellers on Amazon
Add to Cart
$9.00
& FREE Shipping on orders over $35.00. Details
Sold by: Sunday River
Add to Cart
$9.31
& FREE Shipping on orders over $35.00. Details
Sold by: Amazon.com
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

Image Unavailable

Image not available for
Color:
  • Welcome To Mooseport (Widescreen Edition)
  • Sorry, this item is not available in
  • Image not available
  • To view this video download Flash Player
      

Welcome To Mooseport (Widescreen Edition)


List Price: $14.98
Price: $9.00 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
You Save: $5.98 (40%)
Only 1 left in stock.
Sold by Barnett Emporium and Fulfilled by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
57 new from $0.25 305 used from $0.01 3 collectible from $9.99
Amazon Price New from Used from
Other
"Please retry"
[Paperback]
$32.56

Frequently Bought Together

Welcome To Mooseport (Widescreen Edition) + My Fellow Americans + Maverick (Keepcase)
Price for all three: $18.86

Some of these items ship sooner than the others.

Buy the selected items together

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?



Product Details

  • Actors: Gene Hackman, Ray Romano, Maura Tierney, Marcia Gay Harden, Christine Baranski
  • Directors: Donald Petrie
  • Writers: Doug Richardson, Tom Schulman
  • Producers: Basil Iwanyk, David Coatsworth, David Holden, Doug Richardson, Marc Frydman
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Anamorphic, Color, Dolby, Dubbed, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround), Spanish (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround)
  • Subtitles: English, Spanish
  • Dubbed: French
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox
  • DVD Release Date: May 25, 2004
  • Run Time: 110 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (82 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B00005JMWJ
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #147,574 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Welcome To Mooseport (Widescreen Edition)" on IMDb

Special Features

  • Director's commentary
  • 6 deleted scenes with optional director's commentary
  • Outtake reel
  • Soova Commerical
  • 2 easter eggs

Editorial Reviews

Cast your ballot for big laughs when Gene Hackman and Ray Romano find themselves in a hilariously heated race for mayor of Mooseport, Maine. A local plumber (Romano) is plunged into the national spotlight when he takes on the former President of the United States (Hackman), who can't believe he's running against the man installing his toilets! To make matters worse, the ex-prez is trying to steal the election -- and the affection of the handyman's girlfriend (Maura Tierney). Whoever wins, one thing's for sure: this town isn't small enough for the both of them!

Customer Reviews

Gene Hackman is ok.
Jesper Hansen
It's not that `Welcome to Dullsville...err...Mooseport' is a bad film, it's just that it really isn't much of anything.
Andrew Ellington
Excellent movie, great cast, humor and fun.
Michael Fasani

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Amazon Customer on December 29, 2004
Format: DVD
Simply put, Mooseport is a bad movie. Far fetched, not funny, slow-paced and boring. A waste of 90 minutes of my life. This is why this movie went straight from the theaters to DVD and HBO. Ray Romano's poor acting (as "Handy" the plumber) in particular ruined the movie. Romano was dull, lifeless and easy to root against. If it was not for Gene Hackman, who as usual, does a great job, I would have quit after the first 30 minutes. If you want to check this out, I would wait until the DVD hits the 5 dollar rack at your local Wal-mart/Target.
2 Comments Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Yendor on January 3, 2005
Format: DVD
This is what one might call a "work movie" or an excercise in filmmaking. WELCOME TO MOOSEPORT has an impressive cast from Ray Romano, Gene Hackman, Marcia Gay Harden, Maura Tierney, Rip Torn, and Fred Savage. However, the plot is predictable and the characters are one-dimensional. Hackman plays ex-President of the United States, Monroe Cole. He has retired to Mooseport, Maine and is asked by the local citizenry to run for a vacated Mayor's position. Then, he finds himself running against the local hardware store/plumber owner Handy Harrison played by Ray Romano. Then, the writers throw in a lame side-plot of Cole trying to win the heart of Handy's fiance (Tierney). Handy/Romano is so likeable and low-key in the movie that he gets lost amongst the townspeople and his co-workers at his hardware store during most of the movie. Hackman as ex-President Cole has the proverbial phoned-in performance. The real stand-out comedic performance is that of Fred Savage (tv's THE WONDER YEARS) as Coles's aid, Bullard. The most striking thing about the film is that there is no bite in the script and the dialogue is very bland as is the interaction of the characters. The production values and location shots are great in capturing the small town atmosphere, but that's all. Overall, a comedy/romance film that is just a vehicle to cash in on Ray Romano's tv persona. Therefore, it plays like a made-for-tv movie, it plays it too safe, and thus is a very forgettable tax write-off 20th Century Fox.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful By The Tweeder on May 30, 2004
Format: DVD
Director: Donald Petrie
Cast: Gene Hackman, Ray Romano, Marcia Gay Harden, Maura Tierney, Christine Baranski, Fred Savage, Rip Torn.
Running Time: 115 minutes.
Rated PG-13 for some language and gross elderly nudity (just an old man's behind).
"Welcome to Mooseport" has enough charm and some quirky moments to make those who are fans of Ray Romano's "Everybody Loves Raymond" television show giggle somewhat, but ultimately it is caught trying to be a comedy that does not have much scripted humor and relies too much on Romano to get laughs just because of his fame. Gene Hackman is well-casted as Monroe "Eagle" Cole, one of the most famed former Presidents of the United States of America, who has moved to the small Maine town of Mooseport due to a sloppy divorce that left him without his Baltimore home. Ray Romano stars as Handy Harrison (who happens to be a handy man-go figure), a goofball that knows the ins-and-outs of the town, but does not know when to commit to his long-time girlfriend Sally (Maura Tierney).
When Mooseport's mayor suddenly passes away, "Eagle" Cole is asked to take on the assignment. He accepts, but only because of the good public press he would receive. Handy Harrison names himself a candidate as well when Cole asks Sally out for a date, leading both men into a sequence of idiosyncratic campaign stunts that involve televised mayoral debates (?) and golf matches to win over women. "Welcome to Mooseport" is a film that is enjoyable for younger teenagers and adults that grew up watching Hackman during his prime, but ultimately it is an unfunny attempt to draw on the success of "Everybody Loves Raymond". Romano is actually the weaker of the two lead stars, either because he was not given the ability to shine in a somewhat limited role, or because in reality his television show is a triumph because of his overwhelmingly talented supporting cast in the first place. An average film and that is being generous.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By C Brunner on August 21, 2004
Format: DVD
The premise is juvenile, the story line is absurd, and the characters make no sense. Any atempt at humor falls flat. A naked man jogging thorugh town every morning, an almost deaf man proposing the president but voting for the protagonist, an ex-wife who shows up out of the blue, a love-starved presidential assistant, saccharine wholsomeness . . . a waste of 2 hours.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
6 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Evelyn Uyemura VINE VOICE on February 12, 2005
Format: DVD
All I wanted was a bit of humor and a bit of Maine atmosphere. This movie had neither. It was dull, unfunny,and unbelievable. My daughter and I looked at each other after 45 minutes and just said, Kill it.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
6 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Shashank Tripathi on June 20, 2004
Format: DVD
The comic firepower of "Welcome to Mooseport" sounds more like a whimper than a bang, thanks in no small measure to an instantly forgettable performance by the eternally nagging Romano. The girl-friend squabble (how novel) between Gene Hackman and Romano's characters is too dragged out and unbelievably phony. A faulty sitcom stretched into nearly two excruciating hours, almost, but that doesn't really matter as every twist and turn can be seen from a mile away. Which is sad because most of the cast has done quite well elsewhere and was just tragically frittered away on this wet noodle.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
6 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Jimmy Hall on May 26, 2004
Format: DVD
On Tuesdays me and my friends always rent or buy the new DVD releases that come out. THANK THE LORD we rented this one. I love Gene Hackman, but even ol' Gene couldn't save this one. Definitely one of the worse rentals I have seen this year. I would reccomend you stay away from Mooseport!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Most Recent Customer Reviews

Search

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought


Forums

There are no discussions about this product yet.
Be the first to discuss this product with the community.
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 


Look for Similar Items by Category

Sunday River Privacy Statement Sunday River Shipping Information Sunday River Returns & Exchanges