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Based on 35 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 80
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Outrageously, even shamelessly, entertaining. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    The ultimate Julia Roberts movie. show more

  • 88
    Staff [Not Credited] USA Today

    A first-rate office comedy of prickly exchanges. show more

  • 75
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Roberts carries the film in the best sense, by taking us on a human journey of genuine discovery and growth. show more

  • 100
    Michael Wilmington Chicago Tribune

    Takes the raw truth and makes it jubilantly, terrifically entertaining. show more

  • 100
    Jay Carr Boston Globe

    Roberts and Erin Brockovich have Oscar contender written all over them. show more

  • 88
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    The kind of stand-up-and-cheer movie Hollywood is supposed to have forgotten how to make. show more

  • 88
    Ann Hornaday Baltimore Sun

    The kind of movie that gives mainstream Hollywood star vehicles a good name. show more

  • 75
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    The acting is amiable and the story is crisply told. show more

  • 75
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    Roberts inhabits the character with a gravity and poignancy that she had never even hinted at before. show more

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