Very interesting to revisit without my Bruce bias. It wasn’t a bad movie but it just didn’t do what it intended. Bruce was really good actually, I was pleasantly surprised but I felt like Dustin Hoffman maybe didn’t have anyone reign him in and he went too big. I mean it’s supposed to be about the kid not Hoffman. The look of it was pretty good. Although Loren Dean didn’t quite fit the role, in the very least, he should’ve…
Shoosh! We quoted this one a lot. I feel like this was sort of a comeback movie for Sean Astin at the time. He was struggling with his weight but he was cute. Brendan Fraser was impressive without words, he was able to express a lot with movement and grunts. Don’t wheeze the juuiiiice buuuudddy!