Reviews

Sep 7, 2011
Jul 21, 2009
It may not be earthshaking, but this calmly competent feel-good movie shows that a little sincerity can go a long way.
Jul 1, 2009
The material lacks a biting edge.
Jun 24, 2006
The kitsch on-air shopping sequences are often very funny.
Apr 12, 2002
Jan 1, 2000
The script has many glaring flaws, chiefly, that it never explains why G's inspirational speeches about steering clear of materialism and useless products actually sell the things in question.
Jan 1, 2000
About halfway through Holy Man the terrible reality sets in: Oh, no, they mean for us to take this seriously.
Jan 1, 2000
This screenplay was in no shape to be filmed; perhaps the filmmakers assumed that the mere presence of Eddie Murphy would repair its wrongs and give them a big opening weekend.
Jan 1, 2000
How bad could a comedy starring Eddie Murphy and Jeff Goldblum really be? Well, let's put it this way ... you won't ever hear me asking that particular question again.
Jan 1, 2000
While Murphy probably has what it takes to make the comedian-to-serious actor transition, he needs to do what Martin, Williams, and Carrey did: hold out for a good script.
Jan 1, 2000
Jan 1, 2000
Jan 1, 2000
The film never really explains where G came from or where he's going.
Jan 1, 2000
Not even Eddie can save this ill-conceived mess of a movie.
Jan 1, 2000
God only knows what was going through the filmmakers' minds when they came up with this one.
Oct 9, 1998