Hello Again
Hello Again (1987)

Writer Susan Isaacs and director Frank Perry of Compromising Positions re-team for this resurrection fantasy comedy. Shelley Long plays Lucy Chadman, the accident-prone wife of plastic surgeon Jason Chadman (Corbin Bernsen). When she chokes… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: November 6, 1987
DVD Release Date: April 6, 2004
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Critic Score: 11% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Variety Staff

Shelley Long wanders through a script she can't carry by herself while heading a cast handled with less than a Midas touch by director Frank Perry, who seems to think he's staging a high school play.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

There are the makings of a great comedy here, but you will not find more than scattered hints of it.

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Rich Cline
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Time Out

Merely the excuse for a parade of expensive clothes and opulent locations, with Shelley Long milking her role for any drop of pathos, this is good for a giggle at best.

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Hal Hinson
Washington Post

All of this is presented with a broad-stroked, sitcom raucousness that's pretty tough to stomach.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

There are worse films, but they don't have Gabriel Byrne in them

Vincent Canby
New York Times

A high-concept comedy with a terminally low laugh content.

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TV Guide

As predictable as the sun rising.

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Mark R. Leeper

For the first eighty minutes or so the story seems aimless but amiable, then suddenly things do start to happen, but nothing very good.

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Flixster Audience Score: 50% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
A really good dark comedy with a good cast, it's very funny, if you like movies where dead people come back with funny results, you'll like this… More
Leo L
A funny movie about life, love, and friendship. Quirky, at first but one cannot help but fall in love with it.