Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star
When he was a child, Dickie Roberts (David Spade) was one of the stars of a popular TV show. Desperate to make a comeback, Dickie hires a foster family to re-create the childhood he never had.
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Shadows on the Wall
January 23, 2004 If the filmmakers had resisted the urge to make it so adorable and meaningful, this could have been a terrific comedy.Read in Source
Bean Soup Times
January 09, 2007 Has nothing of value to offer other than a dizzying number of cameos by former child stars, each of whom is only momentarily amusing as a voyeuristic opportunity to compare the grown-up on screen to the kid ever emblazoned upon our mind's eye.Read in Source
Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY)
June 23, 2004 Instead of seeing Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star, you could...pierce yourself with sharp objects.Read in Source
September 09, 2003 You sense Spade is scared of what finding too much of himself in Dickie might mean.Read in Source
September 06, 2003 I often found myself laughing in spite of no one, not even myself.Read in Source
September 27, 2003 Child is father to the man in this often funny, but just as often ham-fisted, untrue Hollywood story.Read in Source
September 08, 2003 Just a platform for Spade to tell smutty jokes to kids, fall off bicycles, puncture waterbeds, and, oh yes, learn the real meaning of family.Read in Source
Common Sense Media
December 22, 2010 Not at all funny David Spade movie.
Country: United States
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