• Senseless (1998)


Release Date: February 20th, 1998

DVD Release Date: December 7th, 1999

R |1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary

Perpetually poor Darryl (Marlon Wayans) is destined to lose his dream Wall Street job to a wealthy snob (David Spade)... until Darryl volunteers for a high-paying scientific experiment that gives him superhuman senses -- and the competitive edge he needs! But when the side effects start, he finds his chances for success sabotaged by attacks of sensory overload!

Cast: Marlon Wayans, David Spade, Matthew Lillard, Brad Dourif, Tamara Taylor, Rip Torn, Richard McGonagle, Esther Scott

Director: Penelope Spheeris

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Gold/Miller Productions, Miramax Films, Mandeville Films, Dimension Films

Keywords: Office , Rivalry , Girlfriend , Friend , Madcap , Amusing , 1990s , Quest , Transformation ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    This is not great comedy, and Wayans doesn't find ways to build and improvise, as Carrey does. show more

  • 50
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    It's made by a director who knows comedy, working from a script founded on a surefire slapstick premise. show more

  • 25
    David SterrittChristian Science Monitor

    It seems to have had the opposite effect on the director's taste, as she strives for new levels of raunchiness. show more

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