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"January Man" Is Too Cute to Be Suspenseful

Film critic Stephen Schiff says January isn't the best month for movies; screenwriter John Patrick Shanley's latest cop drama is no exception -- the January Man is so quirky that it's hard to take seriously.

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Other segments from the episode on January 12, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 12, 1989: Interview with Joseph Pistone; Commentary on James Booker; Interview with Keenan Ivory Wayans; Review of the film "January Man."

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