Wednesday, 4 September 2013

Tommy Boy Review (Updated)

Tommy Boy

Release Date:
8th June 1995 - Australia

Production Companies
Paramount Pictures

Paramount Pictures Australia

Genre: Comedy

Rating: M

Runtime: 97 minutes

Box Office Gross: $32,679,899

Plot Summary
An incompetent, immature, 
and dimwitted heir to 
an auto parts factory 
must save the business 
to keep it out of the hands 
of his new, con-artist 
relatives and big business.

Chris Farley - Tommy Callahan
David Spade - Richard Hayden
Brian Dennehy - Big Tom Callahan
Rob Lowe - Paul Barish
Bo Derek - Beverly Barish-
Burns Callahan
Dan Aykroyd - Ray Salinzky
Julie Warner - Michelle Brock

Director - Peter Segal
Writers - Bonnie & Terry 
Producer - Lorne Michaels
Director of Photography -
Victor J. Kemper 
Film Editor - William Kerr
Music - David Newman

Zealous and packed with rampaged and twisted humour, I thoroughly enjoying and watching TOMMY BOY and it felt magnificent that it is spot on with an actor duet of Chris Farley and David Spade. Like Carrey and Daniels had done for DUMB AND DUMBER (click here). It is a another road trip buddy comedy that only follows two characters who must learn about themselves. Farley who plays the hapless idiot slightly chubby and Spade who portrays the smart guy, together this duo made themselves a definable comical pair and they have every intention to be over the top, have fun and create a generosity of laughs. This is the rise of their short partnership compromised with only two movies ending with BLACK SHEEP as their last one together.

TOMMY BOY is another gob-smacking treat to watch. If you're in the mood for a good laugh and I actually liked this mileage comedy.

Star rating: (5/5) Best Movie Ever

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