The Associate
The Associate (1996)

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… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: October 25, 1996
DVD Release Date: May 15, 2001
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Critic Score: 28% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
USA Today

If you were expecting Mrs. Doubtfire in reverse, invest your interest elsewhere.

Michael Dequina

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.

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Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

The farce promised by "The Associate" disappoints, but Goldberg and Wiest's sister act is surprisingly affirming.

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Flixster Audience Score: 54% Flixster User Reviews
Leigh Ryan
Whoopie is fantabulous... She totally bamboozles here.
danny d
i only roughly remember this one, i think it was decent but i dont care for whoopi much
Sunil Jawahir
Dianne Wiest and Whoopi make this movie funny. I have been watching this movie for over a decade.