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Based on 25 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 25
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    The 'roo doesn't talk, except in a dream sequence…I'm dying here. show more

  • 25
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Lame comedy. show more

  • 50
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Jumps at chance to be silly. show more

  • 50
    Philadelphia Inquirer

    This salt-and-pepper buddy movie set in the scenic environs of downtown Brooklyn and the Australian bush is a crowd-pleaser -- for the elementary-school set. show more

  • NA
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    It's fitting that the kangaroo gives the most lifelike performance. show more

  • 50
    Miami Herald

    Highbrow entertainment this isn't. show more

  • 50
    Ty Burr Boston Globe

    Will parents be able to sit through Kangaroo Jack without plunging sharp sticks into their eyes? The short answer? Yes. Barely. show more

  • 38
    Loren King Chicago Tribune

    The film's crude humor and violence -- cartoonish, but still violent -- should offend parents of younger kids. Yet its ultra-broad, pratfall-filled comedy will satisfy only the most indiscriminate teens. show more

  • 38
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    A dumb, by-the-numbers children's movie. show more

  • 25
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    Hop away from this one fast! show more

  • July 05, 2008 Ricky
    Report This User

    Excruitiating to sit through, lame story, pathedic humour.... yes, this all can be defined in two words: Kangaroo Jack.

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