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PG-13| 1 hr. 54 min.

Plot Summary
The story revolves around Hal (Jack Black) who, taking his dying father's advice, dates only the embodiments of female physical perfection. But that all changes after Hal has an unexpected run-in with self-help guru Tony Robbins. Intrigued by Hal's shallowness, Robbins hypnotizes him into seeing the beauty that exists even in the least physically appealing women.

Cast: Gwyneth Paltrow , Jack Black , Jason Alexander , Joe Viterelli , Rene Kirby , Bruce McGill , Tony Robbins , Susan Ward

Directors: Bobby Farrelly , Peter Farrelly

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Shallow Hal (2001)

Release Date: November 9th, 2001|1 hr. 54 min.

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  • 30
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    For the first time, the Farrellys seem to be embarrassed by their own crudeness. For the first time, they should be. show more

  • 75
    Bob Graham San Francisco Chronicle

    The belly laughs finally start to come --legitimately. show more

  • 63
    Mike Clark USA Today

    The movie is shrewd by giving the bulk of its piggish dialogue to Alexander, an actor incapable of projecting genuine cruelty on screen. show more

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