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PG-13| 1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
When Jake (Cedric the Entertainer) awakes one morning in a strange hotel room, he finds himself in a bit of a predicament; there's a corpse in his bed and a briefcase full of cash. Not only that, but he cannot remember who he is or how he got there. He meets Gina (Lucy Liu), a waitress, who tells him he is a janitor at a video-game company and that she is a girlfriend. But Jake believes he is an undercover agent for the CIA, and he tries to figure out the truth.

Cast: Cedric the Entertainer , Lucy Liu , Nicollette Sheridan , Mark Dacascos , Callum Keith Rennie , Niecy Nash , DeRay Davis , Will Patton

Director: Les Mayfield

Genres: Comedy, Action

Distributor: New Line Cinema

Code Name: The Cleaner (2007)

Release Date: January 5th, 2007|1 hr. 31 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 8 )
  • 50
    Peter Hartlaub San Francisco Chronicle

    Although the finished product isn't great, it's more akin to a bad Steve Martin movie from the 1980s than bad Pauly Shore from the 1990s. We mean that as a compliment (sort of). show more

  • 38
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    How do films this stale and generic continue to get made, let alone with topflight talent? Cedric has been stealing scenes from bigger names for nearly a decade; he deserves better than a few amusingly-improvised minutes at the end of his own movie. And so do we. show more

  • 40
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    This implausible plot full of holes does pave the way for a series of Cedric the Entertainer skits and physical gags. None of these is very funny. A few are painfully unfunny. In either case, the movie comes to a standstill. It's a pity no one thought to screen old Bob Hope movies to see how to integrate comedy into genre filmmaking. show more

  • May 22, 2008 fall1nstar1
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    not to much to see. it seems to me that he thinks that the charecters assume that they are funnier than they really are. poor attempt at a movie...

  • May 22, 2008 bellinamarie
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    greatest movie ever made

  • May 22, 2008 smile4amile8404
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    tHAT WAS A AMAZING MOVIE!!! it was sooo funny!!!

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