In David O. Russell’s madly verbose metaphysical screwball comedy, an environmentalist (Jason Schwartzman) hires two ”existential detectives” (Dustin Hoffman and Lily Tomlin) to show him the meaning of life. It’s a grab bag of ideas that don’t stick with you because they don’t stick together.
Genre: Comedy; Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Jude Law, Mark Wahlberg, Naomi Watts, Jason Schwartzman, Lily Tomlin; Director: David O. Russell; Author: Jeff Baena, David O. Russell; Release Date Limited: 10/01/2004; Release Date Wide: 10/15/2004; Runtime (in minutes): 105; MPAA Rating: R; Distributor: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Posted October 15 2004 — 12:00 AM EDT
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