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Clean Slate (1994)




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Farcical tale in which Dana Carvey stars as an amnesiac detective who has to figure out why all these people want to kill him.more
Rating: PG-13
Genre: Mystery & Suspense, Comedy
Directed By:
In Theaters:
On DVD: Oct 8, 2002
MGM Home Entertainment


Dana Carvey
as Maurice Pogue
Kevin Pollak
as Rosenheim
Vyto Ruginis
as Hendrix
as Baby
Gailard Sartain
as Judge Block
Angela Paton
as Mrs. Pogue
Mark Bringelson
as 1st Bodyguard
Christopher Meloni
as 2nd Bodyguard
Tim Scott
as Stanley
Phil Leeds
as Landlord
Michael Monks
as Lieutenant Willis
Mike Jolly
as 2nd Cop
Brad Blaisdell
as Alley Cop
Jean Adams
as Wrong Mom
Brian Reddy
as Young Man
Brian Haley
as Patient
Bryan Cranston
as Club Official
Gary Bullock
as Bailiff
D.H. Lewis
as Stenographer
Jeff King
as Journalist
Kevin West
as Store Clerk
Blanche Brill
as Elderly Customer
Sandra Jordan
as Meter Maid
Steven D. Maines
as Backstage Dresser
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Critic Reviews for Clean Slate

All Critics (19) | Top Critics (4)

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Top Critic

Full Review… | May 6, 1994
Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Top Critic

Full Review… | May 20, 2003
New York Times
Top Critic

A lame, painfully unfunny comedy.

July 28, 2005
Fantastica Daily

A comedic "Memento"...Carvey's great

November 18, 2003

Audience Reviews for Clean Slate

Another bad Dana Carvey movie, but not as bad as the last one I saw which was Master of Disguise. The movie has like 2 laughs and offers absolutely nothing memorable at all and I will probably forget what happened in the film by tomorrow. It is also like the comedy version of Memento without hardly any laughs.


I was never a real Carvey fan. Even in this cheesy flick, James Earl Jones earned this movie an extra star. I laughed a couple of times, but not really worth renting unless you can watch it via Netflix or w/e free.

It doesn't feature any of Carvey's famous impressions, but I actually enjoy this cute, comedic tale.

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