- 125 min
- Directed by: Gabriele Muccino
- Written by: Grant Nieporte
- Cast: Will Smith, Rosario Dawson, Woody Harrelson, Michael Ealy, Barry Pepper
- Website: www.sevenpounds.com
Despite a promising pre-credit sequence in which Smith's character Ben Thomas declares he's going to commit suicide, this is a huge disappointment. As an IRS inspector with a positive mission we see him berate a blind Woody Harrelson, audit a sick Rosario Dawson and show puppy eyes at his girlfriend (Lee). The film's distributors asked critics not to reveal 'the twist' - it's not worth knowing.
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Seven Pounds8 Jan 2009
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