More a resuscitation than a rebirth, British comedian Rowan Atkinson revives his spoof spy character with this enjoyable if somewhat wheezy reprise.
The English-language portion of the Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal wrapped Sunday with an action-packed 25th anniversary gala and awards ceremony.
Ten years after his original pic outing, Rowan Atkinson's obnoxious Brit klutz rides again in the chucklesome, surprisingly warm but rarely laugh-out-loud "Mr Bean's Holiday."
London Eye: European stars whose name alone can open a movie outside their home countries. Thanks to "Bean" and "Johnny English," Brit comedian Rowan Atkinson has a fair claim to be one of them.
"Johnny English," a spy spoof starring Rowan Atkinson, was just the tonic for ailing overseas markets over the weekend. In its world preems, the Universal/UIP laffer racked up an estimated $20…
Mr. Bean goes 007 in "Johnny English," an extremely silly but effective enough romp for family auds, showcasing Brit comic Rowan Atkinson's trademarked brand of arrogant dumbness.
The Tall Guy is a cheery, ingratiating romantic comedy with Jeff Goldblum putting in a stellar performance as a bumbling American actor in London whose career and romantic tribulations are suddenly…
More “Rowan Atkinson” on Variety.com
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%