Printer Friendly

Movies : DEUCE BIGALOW: EUROPEAN GIGOLO (15).

Byline: with Joe Riley

ROB Schneider's hapless male prostitute returns to his womanising ways in this comedy sequel, which abandons sunny Malibu for the red lights of Amsterdam.

The outcome is unremittingly crass, bludgeoning the viewer with toilet humour and innuendo.

It's also shamelessly racist, sexist and homophobic.

Yet despite its lack of sophistication, there is an undeniable sweetness to the lead character Dim-witted fish tank cleaner Deuce (Schneider) is still grieving the death of his partner Kate in a shark attack.

His pay-for-pleasure days are far behind him, or so he thinks until he receives a call from his one-time pimp TJ Hicks (Eddie Griffin TJ has been implicated in the brutal murders of Europe's greatest gigolos but Deuce knows that TJ could not commit these crimes and so he boards a flight bound for Europe. Determined to clear TJ's name, Deuce returns to the escort industry to pleasure some of the west's most dysfunctional women

CAPTION(S):

WORK IT: Rob Schneider as Deuce Bigalow in Europe
COPYRIGHT 2005 MGN Ltd.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2005 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Liverpool Echo (Liverpool, England)
Date:Sep 30, 2005
Words:168
Previous Article:Movies : FOUR BROTHERS (15).
Next Article:CITY HOPE OF PARTY CONGRESS; Kings Dock is in line for 2008.


Related Articles
Film, new releases: Deuce Bigalow is comedy done in the worst possible taste - just leave your political correctness at home.
American gigolo Rob reveals the secret of comedy success.
Film: Also showing.
Film is full of tasteless schoolboy humour.
Friday: FILMS OF THE DAY.
Wednesday: FILMS OF THE DAY.
Friday: FILMS OF THE DAY.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters