Dec 6, 2005
What does Hollywood teach us here? Materialism BAD! Television BAD! Media BAD!
Apr 9, 2005
The shallowness and lack of perspective of the story keeps everyone from delivering anything more than a mundane, mildly amusing comedy.
May 20, 2003
[Murphy] is the only thing that isn't deadeningly predictable here, but it might still be worth the price of a ticket to see him continue to have such fun being a movie star.
Nov 1, 2002
Eddie Murphy still can't pick scripts worth a damn. It's not the worst movie he ever made, but that comes as small comfort when you're suffering through it.
Oct 15, 2002
Oh brother, what a preposterous package it uses to deliver its warm and fuzzy message about What Really Matters.
Apr 12, 2002
Mar 24, 2002
Holy Man saddles its star with a leaden, melodramatic script that never allows the high jinks to get rolling at Murphy's hyperkinetic pace.
Jan 1, 2001
Although the film is a comedy, it can't overcome the fact that it is profoundly sad that people in this country are so spiritually starved they would seek fulfillment by watching a shopping channel.
Jan 1, 2000
There's a terrific movie to be made about home-shopping and the folks addicted to it, but 'Holy Man' is not that film.