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The Watch

Overview


Genre :

Sci-Fi, Comedy

Release Date :

July 27, 2012

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Akiva Schaffer

Starring :

Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn, Jonah Hill, Richard Ayoade, Rosemarie DeWitt, Nicholas Braun, Doug Jones, Billy Crudup, Will Forte, Erin Moriarty, Andy Samberg, Johnny Pemberton

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  Be the 1st!

“..wastes much of its running time on the expected bawdy shtick and man-cave musings..”
by Sheri Linden [Hollywood Reporter]
1.5 of 5

“..the movie's cliches and technical spottiness aside, "The Watch" is still not very good, overall..”
by Glenn Kenny [MSN Movies]
“..the movie could be worth sitting through if it were some grand disaster of a sci-fi-sex comedy..”
by Richard Corliss [TIME Magazine]
2 of 4

“..much of the action takes place in the Costco, which brings up unfortunate memories of the old John Hughes movie "Career Opportunities," which took place mostly inside a Target..”
by Michael Phillips [Chicago Tribune]
2.5 of 4

“..hysterical but, at times, also tiresome..”
by Randy Myers [San Jose Mercury News]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Rafer Guzman [Newsday]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Linda Barnard [Toronto Star]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
1 of 4
Reviewed by Rick Groen [Globe and Mail]
Reviewed by Joe Neumaier [NY Daily News]

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