Picks and Pans Review: Larry Miller...just Words

updated 07/06/1992 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 07/06/1992 AT 01:00 AM EDT

HBO (Sun., July 5, 10 P.M. ET)


Stand-up comic Miller returns to the scene of his big triumph (his One-Night Stand for HBO in 1989 was hilarious), but he's way off his game. This hour is a monologue devoted to two subjects: skiing and differences between men and women.

Miller's views on these topics are not original, insightful or funny: "When a woman says, I love you,' she means, I love you.' When a man says, I love you,' he means, 'Now will you go to bed with me?' " Hey, Larry, spewing out words is not enough. You have to form them into punch lines.

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