In The Spirit (1990)





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After her call-girl neighbor (Jeannie Berlin) is found murdered, a New York socialite (Elaine May) flees for the comforts of a New- Age retreat owned by psychic Marlo Thomas.
R (adult situations/language, nudity, violence)
Comedy , Mystery & Suspense
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Academy Entertainment


Marlo Thomas
as Reva Prosky
Elaine May
as Marianne Flan
Jeannie Berlin
as Crystal
Peter Falk
as Roger Flan
Chad Burton
as Lt. Kelly
Thurn Hoffman
as Detective Pete Weber
Laurie Jones
as Pamela
Michael Emil
as Abu Bashati
Hope Cameron
as New Age Lecturer
Rockets Redglare
as Bartender
Danny Davin
as Sheriff
Christopher Durang
as Ambulance Attendant
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Full Review… | June 23, 2006
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May 20, 2003
New York Times
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Full Review… | December 31, 1999
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Cute but unmemorable comedy. Marlo Thomas and Elaine May work well with each other. The supporting cast is great. It is too bad the writers didn't utilize the talented cast better. Sometimes amuzing, often uneven.

James Higgins
James Higgins

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