The Squeeze (1987, Roger Young). Confused mess of a comedy has regular guy Michael Keaton getting involved in a mystery, which brings Rae Dawn Chong into the movie. Chong’s terrible, Keaton’s okay. Opens strong, goes quickly to pot, though–if you make it through–the finale is kind of funny. Sturdy support from Joe Pantoliano; he’s just not in it enough. Great tiny turn from Richard Portnow. Pretty terrible. Both as a comedy and a mystery.
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