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Year One

Overview


Genre :

Comedy

Release Date :

June 19, 2009

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Harold Ramis

Starring :

Jack Black, Michael Cera, Olivia Wilde, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, June Diane Raphael, Oliver Platt, David Cross, Hank Azaria, Vinnie Jones, Matt Willig, Bill Hader, Juno Temple

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  3 of 5 [Rate It]

3 of 5

“..the perfect "one notch below" film..”
by Bill Gibron [Filmcritic.com]
2 of 4

“..scattershot and silly..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
1 of 4

“..rated PG-13 and features crude humor..”
by Jeff Vice [Deseret News]
2 of 4

“..not really that bad and not entirely without laughs..”
by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
2 of 4

“..moves along ploddingly, stepping frequently into bathroom humor and never quite funny enough to justify its high concept..”
by Moira Macdonald [Seattle Times]
2 of 4

“..doesn't give us anything we haven't already seen before in some form or another..”
by Tom Horgen [Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune]
1 of 5

“..barely earns a snicker..”
by Joe Neumaier [NY Daily News]
1.5 of 4

“..an inexplicably unfunny comedy..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
“..a thoroughly, sometimes gaggingly broad and sly conceptual laugh-in laced-with-jokes..”
by Manohla Dargis [NY Times]
2.5 of 4

“..a raucous road comedy..”
by David Hiltbrand [Philadelphia Inquirer]
Review rate : B-
Reviewed by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Michael Sragow [Baltimore Sun]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Sue Pierman [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Kyle Smith [New York Post]
1 of 4
Reviewed by Liam Lacey [Globe and Mail]

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