WHAT'S HOT?

You Don't Mess with the Zohan Reviews

You Don't Mess with the Zohan

Overview


Genre :

Comedy

Release Date :

June 06, 2008

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Dennis Dugan

Starring :

Adam Sandler, Emmanuelle Chriqui, John Turturro, Rob Schneider, Nick Swardson, Shelley Berman, Sayed Badreya, Alex Luria

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

2.5 of 4

“..sometimes funny, but ultimately disappointing..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
1.5 of 4

“..so stuffed with gags, cameos, gross-out humor and movie parodies..”
by Sue Pierman [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
2 of 4

“..scattershot comedy..”
by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]
3 of 5

“..it's completely daft, in the best way possible, and everyone seems to be having a blast..”
by David Mercier [FilmJudge]
2 of 4

“..flabby comedy..”
by James Berardinelli [Reelviews]
“..finest post-Zionist action-hairdressing sex comedy..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
3 of 4

“..at least the bravest movie ever made about current Arab-Israeli relations featuring a former Mossad agent who shags Lainie Kazan..”
by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
2 of 4

“..a microcosm of Arab-Israeli relations taken out of context and wrapped in comic absurdity..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
Review rate : C+
Reviewed by Sean Axmaker [Seattle Post Intelligencer]
Review rate : C+
Reviewed by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Colin Covert [Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Joe Neumaier [NY Daily News]
1.5 of 5
Reviewed by Sean O'Connell [Filmcritic.com]
Reviewed by Mick LaSalle [San Francisco Chronicle]

Reader's Reviews


Screen Name
Rate This Movie
Please Enter   
Comment
 
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter

LATEST REVIEWS

45 YEARS :

“..it is supremely intelligent and moving and Rampling and Courtenay are superb..”
by Peter Bradshaw [The Guardian]

A WALK IN THE WOODS :

“..A Walk in the Woods is a jolly good time, sparking dozens of chuckles and a few strong laughs. Nothing special cinematically, it still provides a welcome showcase for wonderful star..”
by Todd McCarthy [Hollywood Reporter]

WAR ROOM :

“..are so heavy on broad pulpit pounding that it's challenging to get swept along by the story's message..”
by Tom Russo [Boston Globe]

ZIPPER :

“..on all counts, "Zipper" comes up short..”
by Katharine Pushkar [NY Daily News]

7 CHINESE BROTHERS :

“..feels like an homage to the early work of Wes Anderson with its plinky soundtrack, solipsistic banter and emphasis on uniforms..”
by Sara Stewart [New York Post]

TURBO KID :

“..it feels like amateur hour, but for fans of low-rent thrills it's kind of fun..”
by Soren Andersen [Seattle Times]

WHEN ANIMALS DREAM :

“..rich with tone but otherwise lacking bite..”
by Jordan Hoffman [NY Daily News]

POD :

“..a highly effective tale of terror that does a nice job of setting an unsettling tone from the onset and very rarely lets up until the film's conclusion..”
by Heather Wixson [Dailydead]

#LUCKY NUMBER :

“..obviously "#Lucky Number" will not appeal to everyone but for those that do find it entertaining, they will not be disappointed..”
by James McDonald [Irish Film Critic]

Z FOR ZACHARIAH :

“..the dramatic tension considerably less, in a movie that feels stranded somewhere between serious artistic ambition and the dystopian franchise-building of "The Hunger Games," "Divergent," et al..”
by Scott Foundas [Variety]