schmaltzy

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schmaltzy

and shmaltzy (ˈʃmɑltsi)
mod. overly sweet and sentimental. (see also schmaltz.) This movie is too schmaltzy for me.
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IF the remarkable story of Texas baseball coach Jim Morris (Dennis Quaid) wasn't true you'd think that Disney was indulging in one of its sillier and schmaltzier Hollywood fantasies.