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The Couch Trip

Directed by Michael Ritchie
United States, 1988
Comedy

Synopsis

In this comedy based on a novel by Ken Kolb, Dr. George Maitlin, a radio shrink, may be more troubled than his callers. He asks the station to hire an inept temp while he’s gone — that way, when he returns, he’ll be applauded.

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The Couch Trip Directed by Michael Ritchie

Critics reviews

While this isn’t quite the return to form for satirist Michael Ritchie (Smile, Semi-Tough) that he apparently meant it to be, given his many years in the wilderness as an anonymous contract director, it’s funny enough in spots to suggest the possibility.
January 15, 1988
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