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  • Summary: After suffering a stroke, an ultraconservative security guard (DeNiro) is assigned to a rehabilitative program that includes singing lessons. As a twist of fate, his teacher is his next-door neighbor, who is also a drag queen (Hoffman).
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 33
  2. Negative: 7 out of 33
  1. Reviewed by: Joel Schumacher
    90
    It's clear that Schumacher has risen from the self-imposed dreck of "Batman & Robin" and has returned to Hollywood to tell a good story.
  2. Reviewed by: Jay Carr
    75
    A smartly crafted throwback to the gritty Manhattan crime melodramas of the '40s .
  3. Reviewed by: Mike Clark
    63
    Worth stumbling into on cable not all that far into next year.
  4. 50
    De Niro gives a technically brilliant performance as Walt, struggling with a body that will no longer obey him.
  5. 50
    At its best when it simply lets Hoffman and De Niro play off each other .
  6. 40
    You need a pair of huge, hairy ones to make a picture this bad and call it Flawless.
  7. Flawless is what happens when a filmmaker has no sense of naturalism, no sense of realism and no real natural sense.

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  3. Negative: 0 out of 1

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