Eddie

"Weak"

Eddie Review


Whoopi Goldberg becomes the coach of the Knicks in this silly and utterly harmless sports comedy. Too bad it just isn't funny -- can anyone figure out why Goldberg was ever considered a comedian? -- as the line "And you're not a player -- lookin' like a little roach!" gets the biggest, yet least explicable, laughs.


Facts and Figures

Run time: 100 mins

In Theaters: Friday 31st May 1996

Production compaines: PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, Island Pictures, Hollywood Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 15%
Fresh: 5 Rotten: 28

IMDB: 5.0 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director: Steve Rash

Starring: as Edwina 'Eddie' Franklin, as Wild Bill Burgess, as Coach John Bailey, as Carl Zimmer, as Claudine, as Joe Nader, as Beth Hastings, as Nate Wilson, as Terry Hastings, Malik Sealy as Stacy Patton, John Starks as Pickup Player, as Darren 'Preacher' Taylor, Greg Ostertag as Joe Sparks, as Himself, Chris Berman as Himself, as Mohammed, Isiah Whitlock, Jr. as Rick, Walt Frazier as Himself, as Himself, as Himself, as Himself, as Rumeal Smith, Spud Webb as Himself, Glenn "Doc" Rivers as Himself, Vlade Divac as Himself, Corie Blount as Himself, Cedric Ceballos as Himself, Anthony Miller as Himself, Nick Van Exel as Himself, Anthony Mason as Pickup Player, Herb Williams as Pickup Player

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