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Man of the House (Movie - 1995) Chevy Chase seems oddly sedated as a button-down prosecutor who moves in with a divorcée (Farrah Fawcett) and her disapproving son (Jonathan Taylor...Man of the House (Movie - 1995)Kids and Family, ComedyPG Chevy Chase seems oddly sedated as a button-down prosecutor who moves in with a divorcée (Farrah Fawcett) and her disapproving son (Jonathan Taylor...1995-08-04Walt Disney Pictures
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Man of the House (Movie - 1995)

Genre: Kids and Family, Comedy; Starring: Chevy Chase, Farrah Fawcett, Jonathan Taylor Thomas; Director: James Orr; MPAA Rating: PG; Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures

Chevy Chase seems oddly sedated as a button-down prosecutor who moves in with a divorcée (Farrah Fawcett) and her disapproving son (Jonathan Taylor Thomas). The fun in Man of the House is supposed to come not only from Chase’s ineffectual efforts to become a father figure but also from the kid’s sour-spirited schemes to drive him away. Somehow, this soporific comedy did decent business in theaters, where audiences presumably stayed awake. At home, on a comfortable couch, you may not make it. C-

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