Stir Crazy
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After the excellent audience response to their teaming in Silver Streak, Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor reunited for this zany comedy. Wilder and Pryor play a couple of out-of-work numbskulls who take a promotional job that requires them to dress up like gigantic woodpeckers. Unfortunately, a pair of thieves, likewise decked out in woodpecker suits, pull off a bank job not long after Wilder and Pryor make their first public appearance. The boys are arrested and sentenced to 120 years each (at this point, we know we're not dealing with real life). After a concerted (and hilarious) effort to… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67%

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"Unfunny script."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"22 years later, and I'm still not laughing."
‑ Alex Sandell, Juicy Cerebellum
"...one can't help but wish that director Sidney Poitier had just let Wilder and Pryor do their thing."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"A comedy classic -- see for yourself."
‑ Luke Y. Thompson, New Times
"Stir Crazy is a funny comedy starring Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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