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Not even Robert Downey Jr. can save 'Dolittle' in a mediocre movie that only the smallest of children may enjoy

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Warning: There are some spoilers ahead for " Dolittle ."
Robert Downey Jr.'s first movie after playing Iron Man for over a decade is not his finest work.
Without Downey Jr., there's no reason to watch this adaptation - based loosely on Hugh Lofting's book series - other than to figure out the celebrity cast behind many of the animals.
John Cena and Emma Thompson play a polar bear and parrot, both of which kids should enjoy.
But other than Dolittle, most of the characters feel one-dimensional.
Many of the jokes fall flat, with the film relying on a few unnecessary fart...
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