Patch Adams Reviews

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January 1, 2000
Somebody needs to come up with a remedy for the maudlin Robin Williams comedy.
January 1, 2000
The picture takes too many emotional shortcuts and ends on a heavily sentimental note it dooesn't earn.
January 1, 2000
Blindingly unsubtle!
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A sea of schmaltz that is even more insulting than it is nauseating.
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this attempted tribute to the human spirit more often than not seems like it was written by a computer.
January 1, 2000
Almost every scene triggers a sense of deja vu!
January 1, 2000
A sure-fire crowd-pleaser!
January 1, 2000
Another assembly-line vehicle!
January 1, 2000
This contrived feel-good film is a bit like adding artificial sweetener to eggnog.
January 1, 2000
Involving and emotionally fulfilling, if quite a bit over-sentimental.
January 1, 2000
A perfectly fine, play-it-safe vehicle for Robin Williams that showcases both his great gift for improvisational comedy and his ability to make a heartfelt connection.
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It suffers from excessive heart- warming itis!
January 1, 2000
Although the real-life Adams has shown great imagination as a doctor, the same can't be said for director Tom Shadyac and his producers.
January 1, 2000
a genuine, heartwarming crowd pleaser, although director Tom Shadyac can be seen disgorging heapings of sentimental claptrap over this biographical landscape.
January 1, 2000
A movie of depth and delight!
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