The Leading Man
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This light romantic comedy follows the amorous backstage shenanigans of the cast and crew as they prepare to stage "The Hit Man," noted playwright Felix Webb's latest play. The trouble begins when director Humphrey Beal hires Felix's extramarital lover Hilary Rule as his leading lady. Working in such close proximity does nothing to help an already tense relationship made more shaky by Hilary's insistence that Felix leave his insecure wife Elena. When Humphrey hires hot, young movie star Robin Grange to play opposite Hilary, matters really heat up, especially after the… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 63%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Begins as a backstage story about the London theater world, and then a little Hitchcockian intrigue edges into the frame."
‑ Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
"Jon Bon Jovi, with his fiendishly angelic smile, thick, unruly locks, and piercing, flirtatious orbs, is slowly grooming himself for stardom."
‑ Brandon Judell, Critics Inc./America Online
"A dark but frequently delightful comedy of manners."
‑ Ed Kelleher, Film Journal International
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