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Based on 33 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 90
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Inspired funny business that allows Martin to hilariously torpedo Hollywood's corrupt heart. show more

  • 100
    Bob Graham San Francisco Chronicle

    A venemous Valentine to Hollywood sugarcoated with laughs. show more

  • 75
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Aside from the "Nutty Professor," this is the funniest Murphy comedy since the Reagan Administration. show more

  • 100
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    Spoofy and sweet... endearingly old-fashioned. show more

  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    One of the reasons the move is so funny is that it is only a few degrees away from real life. show more

  • 76
    Mr. Showbiz

    Savy script... terrific performances... [yet] the movie's herky jerky pacing may leave you wanting. show more

  • 88
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    One of those comedies where everything works. show more

  • 88
    Baltimore Sun

    As close to a perfect piece of satire as filmmakers have seen in quite some time. show more

  • 75
    Michael Wilmington Chicago Tribune

    One of the best and funniest things that Martin, as writer and actor, has ever done. show more

  • 75
    Jonathan Foreman New York Post

    Bowfinger's terrific set-pieces... more than make up for the odd weak moment or thin performance. show more

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