Hit and Runway
Hit and Runway (1999)

Alex is a straight, talent-free, working-class Italian Catholic with a great idea for a movie and all the right Hollywood connections. Elliot is a cantankerous, gay, Jewish New Yorker who has all the talent and no one to pay him for it.… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: April 17, 1999
DVD Release Date: July 30, 2002
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Critic Score: 32% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: This Odd Couple comedy misses more than hits in terms of laughs, and the plot twists make little sense.

Desmond Ryan
Philadelphia Inquirer

The movie is sometimes as dumb as its targets.

Tom Keogh

What makes Hit and Runway uniquely fun, however, is the unapologetic extent to which Livingston and Cohen turn it into an index of beloved Woody-isms.

Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Superb comedy, with lots of social commentary

Jay Carr
Boston Globe

Does have moments, but it also seems a couple of years behind the times.

Wesley Morris
San Francisco Chronicle

A premise in search of a better-executed movie.

Dennis Schwartz
Dennis Schwartz Movie Reviews

The indie comedy/drama Hit and Runway is mostly a drag.

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John Zebrowski
Seattle Times

Lose the story, keep the title.

Jonathan Foreman
New York Post

This indie's willingness to trade in stereotype leaves a sour taste in your mouth.

Jean Lowerison
San Diego Metropolitan

Parducci and Jacobson are terrific together.

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