The Mesmerist
The Mesmerist (2002)

Science allows a man to cheat death and continue to be a thorn in the side of his family in this dark comedy. Mr. Valdemar (Howard Hesseman) is a wealthy but ill-manned man who is elderly and in poor health. Knowing he doesn't have long… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 11, 2002
DVD Release Date: June 13, 2006
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Ernest Hardy
L.A. Weekly

None of the film is as funny or clever as Cates and screenwriters Ron Marasco and Michael Goorjian ... seem to think.

Merle Bertrand
Film Threat

A horribly over-acted; tiresome sort of Naked Gun on crystal meth.

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Marion Ravenwood
Still on my Neil Patrick Harris Binge. I thought it was okay, I did find it funny in some parts which helped me get through the film.