Picks and Pans Review: Saving Graces

updated 03/27/1989 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 03/27/1989 AT 01:00 AM EST

>Rick Ducommun

As an insatiable gourmand—the man who came to dinner and stayed for breakfast, lunch and nonstop snacks—Ducommun is a nightmarish neighbor to Tom Hanks, and even funnier than the new family down the street in The 'Burbs.

John Getz

The only relief from the gore in The Fly II is Getz's reprise of his role as Stathis Borans; now he's a nervous recluse with enough wit to note that he gave his left arm—literally—for Jeff Goldblum in the 1985 original.

Annie Potts A frowsy, cynical little number more devoted to scoring with her tennis instructor than saving her kidnapped stepdaughter, Potts almost redeems Who's Hurry Crumb?

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