The Object of Beauty (1991)

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Movie Info

John Malkovich and Andie MacDowell star as Jake and Tina, an American couple living the good life in London. When their money runs out, they consider selling their small Henry Moore sculpture, but before a deal can be struck, the objet d'art disappears.

Rating: R (adult situations/language, nudity)
Genre: Drama, Art House & International, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Michael Lindsay-Hogg
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jun 29, 1999
Runtime:
Live Home Video

Cast


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as Mr. Mercer

as Victor Swayle

as Mr. Slaughter

as Mrs. Doughty

as 2nd Portuguese Maid

as Art Evaluator

as Housekeeper

as Night Porter

as Auctioneer

as Jonathan

as 1st Portuguese Maid

as 2nd Portuguese Maid

as 3rd Portuguese Maid

as Steve's Friend

as Steve's Friend

as Steve's Friend

as Steve's Friend

as Steve's Friend

as Steve's Friend

as Italian Father
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Critic Reviews for The Object of Beauty

All Critics (21) | Top Critics (9)

Full Review… | September 7, 2011
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | April 12, 1991
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Variety
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Full Review… | January 26, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | May 20, 2003
New York Times
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Audience Reviews for The Object of Beauty

This sporadically amusing comedy is made rather irritating by the way in which the actors clearly think they're being very funny.

deano
Dean McKenna

Super Reviewer

½

it was kind of boring. and andie mcdowell is a witch.

jennifxu
Jennifer Xu

Super Reviewer

Wasted a great cast.

threefolddado
Anthony Valletta

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