The Associate
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In this comedy, a woman discovers that it's impossible to get ahead in business without a man to guide her -- so she invents one. Laurel (Whoopi Goldberg) is an expert financial analyst with a top Wall Street brokerage; however, she keeps getting passed over for raises and promotions, and she's convinced that no one at her firm takes her seriously because she's a black woman. Frustrated, Laurel and her loyal assistant Sally (Dianne Wiest) open a new firm, but Laurel discovers that her fears were based firmly in reality: male clients don't want to take financial advice from… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 28%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"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, TheMovieReport.com
"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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