No large portion of any demographic lifted Mooseport ahead at the box office. Mooseport is a small, rural town where practical clothing reigns. Marcia Gay Harden as Grace Sutherland. Every strategy Eagle comes up with is countered not with political counterstrategy, but just good-natured townieness. You may have noticed some of the recent changes we have made. One bit that made me smile, if not laugh, is when Monroe leans in for a kiss and Sally offers a handshake instead. Natalie Brown as Laurie Smith. Edit Details Official Sites:

Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! Post Share on Facebook. Directed by Donald Petrie. Harold “Handy” Harrison is the town’s local hardware store owner and plumber. We’ve got the best photos from the night’s biggest celebrations, and you don’t get a hangover. Jon Manfrellotti as Reporter. There’s not a whole lot to like about Welcome to Mooseport , and, considering how lively real politics can be these days, you’re likely to get more entertainment from watching two hours of CSPAN.

Just as Monroe is offered the local mayor’s position, he’s found an unlikely opponent in Handy. Welcome to Mvoie Michael Kinney as Secret Service Agent. It looks like real people live there. Jessica Holmes as Dina. He’s ready to take in the lion’s share of endorsement deals and speaking engagements while developing his own presidential library. He never really escalates it though, and the film makes a clear decision not to go dark. What does it matter what color my underwear are?


Mkvie want to hear what you have to say but need to verify your email. Monroe “Eagle” Cole is a former U. Kenny as Local Reporter J.

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Welcome to Mooseport When faced with low polls, Eagle plans to endorse Handy for mayor, thus endearing him to the town. Filmd showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

All is well in Monroe’s world, except that his rapacious ex-wife, Charlotte Christine Baranskiis eager to squeeze him for as much as she can get. Heather Allin as Local Reporter Heather. My Favourite Gene Hackman Movies ranked in order.

Handy believes that, by becoming mayor, he can show Sally he is a mature decision maker and win her heart. He could come back any time he wants and directors would love to have him. Already have an account?

Colleen Williams as Francis. Tim Allen’s persona, to give one example, translates much better to the big screen. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

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Yes No Report this. With the help of his crack team – aides Grace Marica Gay Fllmed and Bullard Fred Savageand campaign manager Bert Langdon Rip Torn – Monroe goes into full election mode, only to learn that he knows little about how to win when there are only voters. Christine Baranski deserves mention, if only because she’s so annoying that even one scene with her is too many. Grace Sutherland Maura Tierney Handy Harrison Marcia Gay Harden Mooseport also just happens to be the vacation home for the leader of the free world: Diana Platts as Fox Newscaster Jane.


Sam Moses as Hardware Store Customer.

The comedian-turned-actor’s low-key, sadsack style may work in the comfy confines of “Everyone Loves Raymond,” but, filed Welcome to Mooseportit leaves the audience cold. Throughout the celebrity-packed soiree, guests kept coming up and telling her how much they adored her. I found myself getting antsy at times, but I liked the story overall.

Natalie Brown as Laurie Smith. Doug Richardson storyTom Schulman screenplay.

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Advertise About Tips Contact Us. The film received generally negative reviews from critics. Since the local mayor has just died, the town council decides to offer filmev top job to Monroe.

Hackman is still retired, and release dates being what they are, Welcome to Mooseport came out 10 years ago today. Only I would be wrong about anyone finding it delightful because it was not a hit. Dawn Greenhalgh as Coffee Shop Waitress.

The mooseoort consensus states: What might have been… Those four words tell the sad story of too many films, and Welcome to Mooseport is one of them.

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