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  • Fat Albert

      Beyond a few trips down memory lane, there’s not much here for purists who remember waking up with the Cosby kids every weekend. Bad script calls include the remaking of characters: Dumb Donald hits the library and Mush Mouth is taught to speak proper English. Cosby’s on an increase-the-dignity mission! For folks younger than 20, however, the gang’s new look won’t seem troubling.
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  • Taxi

      They’re no Mel Gibson and Danny Glover, of Lethal Weapon fame, but Jimmy Fallon and Queen Latifah manage a comical chemistry. The most lethal thing about this film is Belle’s (Latifah) wicked driving skills, as she chauffeurs a reject cop (Fallon) through some of the most thrilling high-speed chase scenes ever caught on film. This odd couple gives a new, enjoyable twist on the buddy flick genre.
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  • Woman, Thou Art Loosed

      Dallas Bishop T.D. Jakes plays a role in a work that frequently feels more like a gospel play at Masonic Temple than a film. Co-producer Jakes plays himself in a fairly inconsequential role. The plot of a murderess on death row preparing to attend a three-day religious event is muddled through poor direction. The most dramatic scenes are those depicting Jakes as a powerful orator in what appears to be actual footage of his church services.
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