Oscar

1991

Oscar

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12%

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Total Count: 17

63%

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User Ratings: 21,085
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In this farcical spoof of 1930s gangster movies, a crime boss (Sylvester Stallone in a rare comic turn) does his best to reform. Unfortunately, to do so, he must overcome a variety of personal and professional obstacles.

Cast

Sylvester Stallone
as Angelo 'Snaps' Provolone
Ornella Muti
as Sofia Provolone
Don Ameche
as Father Clemente
Tim Curry
as Dr. Poole
Marisa Tomei
as Lisa Provolone
Kirk Douglas
as Snaps's Father
Art LaFleur
as Officer Quinn
Ken Howard
as Kirkwood
Sam Chew Jr.
as Van Leland
Paul Greco
as Schemer
Arleen Sorkin
as Manicurist
Robert Lesser
as Officer Keough
Yvonne De Carlo
as Aunt Rosa
Eddie Bracken
as Five Spot Charlie
Kurtwood Smith
as Lieutenant Toomey
Linda Gray
as Roxanne
Mark Metcalf
as Milhous
Sal Vecchio
as Vendetti Hood
Danny Goldstine
as Cab Driver
Kai Wulff
as Underwood Chauffeur
Marshall Bell
as 1st Reporter
Danny Goldstein
as Cab Driver
Tom Grant
as 2nd Reporter
Tony Munafo
as Frankie the Roach
Louis D'Alto
as 3rd Reporter
Rick Avery
as Vendetti's Driver
Joe Dante
as Face on the Cutting Room Floor
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Critic Reviews for Oscar

All Critics (17) | Top Critics (2) | Fresh (2) | Rotten (15)

Audience Reviews for Oscar

  • Nov 27, 2014
    I must admit I wasn't over keen on watching this after some poor reviews and the fact that it's a comedy film with Stallone but I must say I enjoyed it more than I should have, After a slow start the film kicks in with a story that leads into another story and another etc that are all interfering with Stallones day, It's not a laugh out loud comedy more of a gangsta family problem comedy, Stallone does well in his part and carries the film, As for the name of the film well he's not in it till the end and I don't know why they landed on Oscar as the title, It's clever and confusing in places, It's not as bad as you might think.
    Jamie C Super Reviewer
  • Aug 07, 2011
    quite silly and stallone tries comedy yet again. unlike arnold, stallone could never work out the comedy angle
    Brendan N Super Reviewer
  • May 15, 2011
    At least is better that Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot.......
    Lucas M Super Reviewer
  • Apr 04, 2010
    Hey...he's the Italian Stallion. The movie started out relly boring...but then the plot started getting complicated...and that was fun...the movie has a couple of fun jokes but it barey qualifies as a comedy...still fun though
    Martin S Super Reviewer

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