Funny Bones
Funny Bones (1995)

Tommy Fawkes (Oliver Platt) is a struggling stand-up comedian who has tried for years to get out from under the shadow of his father, George Fawkes (Jerry Lewis), himself a famous humorist. Tommy finally scores a showcase spot at a major… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: March 31, 1995
DVD Release Date: September 2, 2003
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Critic Score: 61% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Steve Crum
Video-Reviewmaster.com

Odd drama about eccentric show biz family, featuring Jerry Lewis in rare dramatic role.

Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Lee Evans steals every scene he's in.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Fascinating and quirky little movie with great bits from Oliver Reed and Leslie Caron.

Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

It has its moments, but not enough of them.

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Flixster Audience Score: 83% Flixster User Reviews
Marion Ravenwood
It was interesting. I thought it was funny, but the ending was pretty weak.
Leo L
Hilarious!