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Couples Retreat

Overview


Genre :

Comedy

Release Date :

October 09, 2009

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Peter Billingsley

Starring :

Vince Vaughn, Jason Bateman, Jon Favreau, Malin Akerman, Kristin Davis, Kristen Bell, Faizon Love, Kali Hawk, John Michael Higgins, Jean Reno, Peter Serafinowicz

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

1 of 4

“..You too will want to speedily flush this comic waste matter from your memory..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
1 of 4

“..won't be enough to foster a follow-up to "Couples Retreat."..”
by Michael Sragow [Baltimore Sun]
2 of 4

“..undeniably scenic, but "Couples Retreat" is nothing to write home about..”
by Joe Williams [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
2 of 4

“..there isn't all that much to tell..”
by Sue Pierman [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
2 of 4

“..The story and the humor get progressively skimpier than an Ipanema bikini..”
by David Hiltbrand [Philadelphia Inquirer]
1.5 of 4

“..tedious, unromantic, sophomoric and only sporadically funny..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
Review rate : B-

“..mediocre, funnier-at-times-than-you-expect, more-middle-class-stodgy-than-it-should-have-been..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
0.5 of 4

“..isn't fully successful or satisfying..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
1 of 4

“..inexcusably terrible..”
by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
2.5 of 5

“..don't expect to enjoy yourself as much as everybody on screen..”
by Elizabeth Weitzman [NY Daily News]
Review rate : D+
Reviewed by Scott Tobias [Onion AV Club]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Moira Macdonald [Seattle Times]
1 of 4
Reviewed by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
Reviewed by A.O. Scott [NY Times]

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