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Big Tease, The (1999)
Rating:
Starring: Craig Ferguson, Frances Fisher, Mary McCormack, Chris Langham, David Rasche
Director: Kevin Allen
Category: Comedy
Studio: Warner Bros.
Subtitles:
English, French
Length:
87 mins

 
 

 

He Saw.He Combed.He Conquered.

If you've got it, flaunt it.Or in the case of Scottish hairdresser Crawford Mackenzie, snip, curl, tint, shape and blow-dry it.Mackenzie's come from Glasgow to Los Angeles -- with a documentary filmmaker in tow recording his journey -- to compete in a stylists' competition for the prestigious Platinum Scissors Award.But the best-laid schemes of mousse and men go wrong:Mackenzie's invitation to the event is in error.

The Big Tease is big fun, a fish-out-of-water tale teeming with charm and a hilariously satiric view of life in L.A. Craig Ferguson (The Drew Carey Show) heads a vibrant cast as Mackenzie, the licensed-to-style hero determined to enter the contest and create a hairdo to claim those coveted shears.It's a case of 'do.Or dye.

 
 
   
   

 
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