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Simon

Simon (1980)

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In this far-out comedy that slams it to academia, television, and the military, Simon (Alan Arkin) is a puffed-up professor who is boondoggled by a group of geniuses in a think tank. Becker (Austin Pendleton) leads the wacked-out thinkers as they invent off-the-wall games to keep themselves amused instead of solving global problems in ecology or whatever. They manage to convince Simon he is really a space alien, but then Simon gets away from them and takes refuge in a strange commune headed up

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Simon is propelled by a witty screenplay and the energetic brio of Alan Arkin in the lead role.

January 29, 2004 Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice
Spirituality and Practice

The direction of the story is anyone's guess

January 1, 2000 Full Review
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