The Dream Team
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The eponymous team consists of four residents of a New Jersey psychiatric hospital: ex-postal worker Henry Sikorsky (Christopher Lloyd), who fancies himself a doctor; one-time ad agency exec Jack McDermott (Peter Boyle), suffering from a Messiah/martyr complex; writer Billy Caulfield (Michael Keaton), who cannot abide the "idiots" in the world (namely, everyone but himself); and TV-obsessed Albert Ianuzzi (Stephen Furst). Permitted a field trip to a baseball game, the four unfortunates wander off when psychiatrist Dr. Weitzman (Dennis Boutsikaris) is waylaid by two corrupt police… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 54%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Hilarious and unexpectedly touching. A great vehicle for Keaton."
‑ Chuck O'Leary,
"Mental illness is no laughing matter, and neither is this film."
‑ Bob Bloom, Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)
"even Keaton can't make this clunker click"
‑ James Sanford, Kalamazoo Gazette
"Romanticizing mental illness at its worst."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Strap youself in for a chunk of great laughs"
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
"A solid cast helps mold the material into something sweet."
‑ Scott Weinberg,
"Yet another Keaton-related disaster. Get this guy a new agent!"
‑ Alex Sandell, Juicy Cerebellum
"A very underrated film, with Peter Boyle stealing the show."
‑ John Urbancich, Sun Newspapers of Cleveland
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