Modern Problems
Modern Problems (1981)

An air-traffic controller (Chevy Chase) is having the worst luck: first his girlfriend leaves him, and then he experiences a nuclear disaster. His life begins to pick up after he realizes that the radiation fallout has given him magical… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: December 25, 1981
DVD Release Date: February 22, 2005
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Bruce McCabe
Boston Globe

What is comedy coming to?

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Scott Weinberg

Aggressively obnoxious FX comedy with Chase at his absolute hammiest.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Exacerbating matters is [Chevy] Chase's performance, which is incredibly obnoxious even by his standards.

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Aj V
Another good comedy with Chevy Chase, very goofy, but charming, and I enjoyed it.
Wu Chouin
Very bad film that's almost saved by Dabney Coleman. Don't bother unless you've got a soft spot for terrible 80's movies.
Cindy I
The ONLY reason to see this is to see Dabney Coleman as a egotistical author get his comeuppance by way of Chevy's Chase's newly-acquired telekinetic… More
Jason Spencer
This one is a little off. The first half I liked as the main character was set up and given his powers. He has a little fun with it and then the whole movie… More