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Based on 8 Reviews
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  • 40
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    Cavemen has absolutely nothing fresh to say about its subject, and its tired genre conventions wouldn’t pass muster on a Fox sitcom. show more

  • 25
    Kyle Smith New York Post

    A dismal rom-com for dudes that makes the average beer commercial look nuanced and plot-heavy. show more

  • 25
    Nick McCarthy Slant Magazine

    Cavemen is an apt title considering how the sensibility and maturity of the film's characters don't seem to have developed beyond primal, alpha-man impulses. show more

  • 40
    Jen Chaney The Dissolve

    In a movie like this, where plot points are practically an aside, the characters’ depth and the dialogue quality are what give it potentially memorable zing. Cavemen is not only zingless, it practically pulls a muscle attempting to generate some. show more

  • 30
    Nick Schager Village Voice

    A tiresome film that itself knows nothing but other rom-com plots. show more

  • 20
    Gary Goldstein Los Angeles Times

    Cavemen writer-director Herschel Faber has sketched such a thin and unfunny look at L.A. singles, it should mark the death knell for movies about child-men on the make. show more

  • 20
    Geoff Berkshire Variety

    An utterly unevolved romantic comedy, “Cavemen” tries to split the difference between raunchy and sweet and fails miserably on all counts. show more

  • 10
    Neil Genzlinger The New York Times

    A terrible movie about a bland, morose young man’s search for love. show more

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