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Based on 19 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 25
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Only the makers of "Freddy Got Fingered" might crack a smile because it now has competition for worst movie of the year. show more

  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Pretty thin feature-film subject. But the silliness is so contagious that it doesn't matter. show more

  • 38
    Boston Globe

    The movie's comic powers are often marred by silliness and stereotypes. Pootie tanks. show more

  • 25
    Robert K. Elder Chicago Tribune

    Slow and dragging, Pootie Tang is worse than a below-average sketch-to-screen Saturday Night Live film. show more

  • 25
    Michael Sragow Baltimore Sun

    By the end, Pootie Tang feels as long as Kevin Costner's "Wyatt Earp." show more

  • 12
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    Not bad so much as inexplicable. You watch in puzzlement: How did this train wreck happen? show more

  • 12
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    One bad movie -- in the original sense of the word. show more

  • 60
    Michael Atkinson Mr. Showbiz

    The material it does pull off is daring and sharp. show more

  • 40
    Steve Simels TV Guide

    Acouple of well-earned laughs but ultimately overstays its welcome. show more

  • 11
    Marc Savlov Austin Chronicle

    Dull and unfunny claptrap. show more

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