★★★½ Watched by Peter Lewis 14 May 2021
A bit too loose for a real heist film and not loose enough for a comic caper, but very likeable and surprisingly well shot
★★★★ Watched by Peter Lewis 03 Apr 2021
As with Idiocracy, you can tell they ran out of production time/$ but that fits right in with the satire
★★★½ Added by Peter Lewis
Don't think of Brian De Palma's mystery movies as dirty Hitchcock pastiche — think of them as the missing link between Hitchcock and everything else. And fwiw I bet the movies Hitchcock *wanted* to make were 10x dirtier.
★★★ Added by Peter Lewis
Good actors doing broad impressions that haven't aged that well. Still not bad, but Clue is essentially a remake of this that holds up better. 3 stars but I'm going back and bumping Clue from 3.5 to 4