The Object of Beauty

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The Object of Beauty Review


Back in 1991, Andie MacDowell was even worse of an actress than she is today. Much worse. Terrible, really. For the proof, check her out in this post-sex, lies, and videotape outing with John Malkovich in a story about -- get this -- a statuette that gets stolen from their hotel room nightstand. By a deaf mute cleaning lady. That's the object of beauty, I guess, and this movie is about as good as any that would put the word "object" in the title. Boring at its best and incomprehensible at its worst, this is one film you can easily pass up.


The Object of Beauty

Facts and Figures

Run time: 103 mins

In Theaters: Friday 12th April 1991

Distributed by: Live Home Video

Production compaines: Avenue Pictures Productions / British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 1.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Fresh: 10 Rotten: 3

IMDB: 5.6 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director: Michael Lindsay-Hogg

Producer: Jon S. Denny

Starring: as Jake, as Tina, as Joan, Rudi Davies as Jenny, as Mr. Mercer

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