The Associate
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Tired of being ignored by her high-powered colleagues because of her gender and stinging because she has once again been passed over for a promotion, Wall Street financial analyst Laurel (Whoopi Goldberg) quits her job. With the help of super-secretary Sally (Dianne Wiest), Laurel launches her own firm. Unfortunately, most potential clients are unwilling to trust a woman to handle their finances. This comedy charts the elaborate plot for revenge that begins when Laurel and Sally invent a WASPy old boss named Robert S. Cutty. Thanks to the canny "Cutty's" instincts and tips, as… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 28%

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"Goldberg's unconvincing makeup looks like a cheap latex Halloween mask of a cross between Marlon Brando and the guy on the Quaker Oats box."
‑ Michael Dequina,
"The farce promised by "The Associate" disappoints, but Goldberg and Wiest's sister act is surprisingly affirming."
‑ Jeffrey Westhoff, Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
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