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Ebonice Atkins , Emmanuel Lewis - 43rd Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards 2016 at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites - Arrivals at Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites, Emmy Awards - Los Angeles, California, United States - Friday 29th April 2016

Ebonice Atkins and Emmanuel Lewis
Ebonice Atkins and Emmanuel Lewis

Ebonice Atkins , Emmanuel Lewis - 43rd Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards 2016 at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites - Arrivals at Emmy Awards - Los Angeles, California, United States - Friday 29th April 2016

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Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star Review


Terrible

Another ill-conceived mish-mash of puerile humor and disingenuous sap from Adam Sandler's Happy Madison production company, "Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star" features David Spade as a Hollywood has-been trying to recapture the childhood he never had in an attempt to win a comeback role as a "normal guy."

In what should have been a perfect role for his meager talents and snarky, one-note persona, Spade barely even tries to create a character beyond being crass, uncouth and insecure -- in short, his usual schtick -- and wearing gloves all the time as some short-hand attempt at eccentric paranoid psychoses.

The only effort put toward establishing his credibility as a former child star (beyond flashbacks of a young Dickie repeating the amusingly tasteless catch phrase "This is nucking futs!") is to ply the film with cameos by kiddie actors whose careers have faltered in adulthood. Dickie plays poker with Leif Garrett, Dustin "Screech" Diamond, Corey Feldman, Danny Bonaduce and Barry "Greg Brady" Williams, who places bets using "Brady Bunch" tchotchkes he claims are "worth at least $2 on eBay!"

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Emmanuel Lewis

Date of birth

9th March, 1971

Occupation

Actor

Sex

Male

Height

1.30


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Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star Movie Review

Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star Movie Review

Another ill-conceived mish-mash of puerile humor and disingenuous sap from Adam Sandler's Happy Madison production...

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