The Object of Beauty
The Object of Beauty (1991)

John Malkovich and Andie MacDowell star as Jake and Tina, an American couple living the good life in London. When their money runs out, they consider selling their small Henry Moore sculpture, but before a deal can be struck, the objet… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: April 12, 1991
DVD Release Date: June 29, 1999
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Critic Score: 77% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Dull romantic comedy, whose emptiness and not too likable protagonists keep things static.

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Clint Morris

The Object of a film is to entertain....this doesn't

Emanuel Levy

Unfolding as a comedy of manners and a morality tale, the film is not preachy and there is no suggestion of redemption. The text may be slight but it's imbued with ambiguity--and entertaining too.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Witty comedy of manners about the gap between the worlds of rich Americans and a lonely hotel maid in London.

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Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)

Diverting but slight comedy.

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Flixster Audience Score: 38% Flixster User Reviews
Dean McKenna
This sporadically amusing comedy is made rather irritating by the way in which the actors clearly think they're being very funny.
Jennifer Xu
it was kind of boring. and andie mcdowell is a witch.
Anthony Valletta
Wasted a great cast.