The Tall Guy
The Tall Guy (1990)

In the British The Tall Guy, Jeff Goldblum plays a hard-luck American actor who tries to revive his career in London. He gets a job as straight man to a nasty, egotistical revue comedian, played byRowan Atkinson of Mr. Bean fame. On top of… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: March 19, 2002
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Critic Score: 85% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Gregory Weinkauf
New Times

This is literally one of the greatest romances ever filmed. Jeff sets it up, Emma makes it brill. Now please destroy the damned American voice-over track.

Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Mel Smith's and Jeff Goldblum's finest hour

Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

The funniest bedroom scene in history (movie history, anyway!)

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Flixster Audience Score: 67% Flixster User Reviews
Tim Salmons
It has some genuinely funny moments but it feels a bit stale overall.
Sarah Burton
Awful, awful, awful.
xGary Xx
The gimmicky casting of Jeff Goldblum in an otherwise run-of-the-mill british sex comedy is the main reason that this is at all memorable. There are some… More
Sunil Jawahir
Pretty clever. Jeff Goldblum and Emma Thompson have great chemistry.
William Goss
Mild screwball rom-com is neither that romantic, nor that comedic.