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The Ugly Truth

Overview


Genre :

Comedy, Romance

Release Date :

July 24, 2009

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Robert Luketic

Starring :

Katherine Heigl, Gerard Butler, Cheryl Hines, Eric Winter, Bree Turner, Bonnie Somerville, Holly Weber, Vicki Lewis, Nick Searcy, Nathan Corddry

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

0.5 of 4

“..There's not a genuine laugh in it..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
Review rate : C+

“..the ultimate chick-flick cliche..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
“..insulting to women, men and even goldfish..”
by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
2 of 4

“..has embarrassingly limited ideas about both the sexes and sex..”
by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
2.5 of 4

“..funny..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
1 of 4

“..feels more ugly than true, and predictable in everything..”
by Liam Lacey [Globe and Mail]
“..charmless romantic comedy..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
2 of 4

“..awkwardly seesaws between raunch and romance..”
by Moira Macdonald [Seattle Times]
2 of 4

“..Another slick but by-the-numbers romantic comedy..”
by Stephen Whitty [Newark Star-Ledger]
2 of 4

“..a craven comedy..”
by Joe Williams [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
Review rate : B
Reviewed by Gary Thompson [Philadelphia Daily News]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Bill Goodykoontz [Arizona Republic]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
1.5 of 5
Reviewed by Bill Gibron [Filmcritic.com]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
Reviewed by Manohla Dargis [NY Times]

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