Zack Melon (John Travolta) is a failed inventor who decides to rob a bank in order to pay back some ravenous loan sharks. During his raid, he meets bank teller Debbie (Olivia Newton-John), who could just be a twin soul.
Most Soul-Destroying Moment:
Did we mention this is all book-ended with a stupid Heaven sideplot that sees angels attempting to prove to God that if a bad man can redeem himself, the world is worth sparing a cleansing flood?
Two Of A Kind
wants to be old Hollywood (we suspect it’s even kidding itself that it’s a fresh, ‘80s
It’s A Wonderful Life
), but it’s just too rote to manage it.
It’s got a pleasing powder-puff ‘80s sheen, and in retrospect it’s fun in a big-haired, soft-focus kind of way. Still, no.