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What makes Mike Nichols' version more than just a retread is good casting in the key roles, and a wicked screenplay by Elaine May.
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Light as a feather. [8 March 1996, p.D1]
The film is so boisterously entertaining that it's easy for the unsuspecting viewer not to realize that there's a message here.
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