Throw Momma from the Train
Larry, an author with a cruel ex-wife, teaches a writing workshop where Owen, one of his students, is fed up with his domineering mother. Both want their respective spouse and mother dead, but who will pull it off?
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Dennis Schwartz Ozus' World Movie Reviews
January 11, 2016 So-so diverting one-note black comedy.Read in Source
Geoff Andrew Time Out
June 24, 2006 If it all gets a little soft-centred towards the end, there's more than enough vitality and invention to be going on with.Read in Source
Rita Kempley Washington Post
January 01, 2000 Better yet, just throw the whole thing in front of a subway and hope it gets dragged a couple of miles.Read in Source
Desson Thomson Washington Post
January 01, 2000 You can feel how much fun it was for DeVito to direct this. But the movie's one-note broadness seems suited more to cable.Read in Source
David Nusair Reel Film Reviews
February 27, 2015 ...a fairly forgettable piece of work that could (and should) have been so much better...Read in Source
Variety Staff Variety
March 26, 2009 Very clever and engaging from beginning to end, pic builds on the notion that nearly everyone - at least once in life - has the desire to snuff out a relative or nemesis, even if 99.9% of us let the urge pass without ever acting on it.Read in Source
Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times
January 01, 2000 "Throw Momma from the Train" is a series of missed opportunities and unexploited situations, a movie that wants to have genuine nastiness at its heart but never quite works up the energy or the nerve to be truly heartless.Read in Source
Brian Costello Common Sense Media
September 13, 2012 Dark '80s comedy with slapstick and sexual content.Read in Source
November 08, 2016 Danny DeVito directs and stars in this funny, offbeat homage to Alfred Hitchcock thrillers, but it's co-star Billy Crystal who brings all the elements togetherRead in Source
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