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Dinner for Schmucks

Overview


Genre :

Comedy

Release Date :

July 30, 2010

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Jay Roach

Starring :

Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, Zach Galifianakis, Jemaine Clement, Stephanie Szostak, Lucy Punch, Ron Livingston, Andrea Savage, Bruce Greenwood, David Walliams, Kristen Schaal, Andrea Savage

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  3 of 5 [Rate It]

“..the film collects a cast of performers who know how to be funny..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
2 of 4

“..Supper comes surprisingly late in Dinner for Schmucks..”
by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
2.5 of 4

“..sporadically amusing..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
1.5 of 4

“..so cloyingly timid..”
by Colin Covert [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
2 of 4

“..lightweight and way too predictable..”
by Robert W. Butler [Kansas City Star]
2.5 of 4

“..it's funnier than the trailers make it seem..”
by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
Review rate : B-

“..It takes a really smart actor to play this dumb..”
by Steve Persall [St. Petersburg Times]
2.5 of 4

“..falls somewhere in the middle..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
2.5 of 4

“..enough to keep the hunger pangs away until a real meal arrives..”
by Moira Macdonald [Seattle Times]
3 of 4

“..dessert is truly the topper..”
by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
3.5 of 5

“..Despite its schticky title, the trick to "Dinner for Schmucks" isn't the schmucks..”
by Joe Neumaier [NY Daily News]
3 of 4

“..Amusingly, perhaps - but creatively, too..”
by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
4 of 5

“..a really funny movie..”
by Bill Goodykoontz [Arizona Republic]
2.5 of 4

“..a love story between guys where comedy is the sincerest form of male bonding..”
by Duane Dudek [Milwauke Journal Sentinel]
2 of 5

“..a distinctly unfunny film..”
by Kenneth Turan [LA Times]
Review rate : C

“..a bland, summer-sloppy comedy..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]

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