Terry Catchpole
June 14, 1991 AT 04:00 AM EDT

NBA Comic Relief: The Great Blooper Caper

type
Movie
Current Status
In Season
mpaa
Unrated
performer
Whoopi Goldberg, Billy Crystal, Bob Saget, Weird Al Yankovic
distributor
CBS/Fox Home Video
genre
Comedy, Sports

We gave it a B-

The Comic Relief gang tosses up an entertainment air ball in The Great Blooper Caper, its latest video effort to raise funds for the homeless, mixing real-game bloopers in with a running gag that has new ”NBA commissioner” Whoopi Goldberg trying to lighten up pro hoops by naming Billy Crystal, Bob Saget, and other comics as NBA head coaches. While the funny guys are off their game (one exception: Weird Al Yankovic hawking chemical-laden junk food in the stands), the game-action bloopers manage — for once — to be amusing without ridiculing the great athletes committing them. B-

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