Death to Smoochy Poster

Release Date: March 29th, 2002

DVD Release Date: September 17th, 2002

R|1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary
Tells the story of Rainbow Randolph (Robin Williams), the corrupt, costumed star of a popular children's TV show, who is fired over a bribery scandal and replaced by squeaky-clean Smoochy (Edward Norton), a puffy fuscia rhinoceros. As Smoochy catapults to fame - scoring hit ratings and the affections of a network executive (Catherine Keener) - Randolph makes the unsuspecting rhino the target of his numerous outrageous attempts to exact revenge and reclaim his status as America's sweetheart.

Cast: Robin Williams, Ed Norton, Catherine Keener, Danny DeVito, Jon Stewart, Harvey Fierstein, Michael Rispoli, Pam Ferris

Director: Danny DeVito

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: FilmFour Productions

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: 2000s, Fall, Rivalry, Offbeat, New York City, Dark, Revenge, Hilarious

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