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Based on 29 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 10
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Peet is always worth watching, but the role does her no favors, and the script, involving a kidnapping and a surprise cameo by Neil Diamond - you heard me - smacks of desperation beyond saving. show more

  • NA
    Wesley Morris San Francisco Chronicle

    The movie can barely muster the bravery to be even "Dude, Where's My Car" stoopid. show more

  • 25
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    Not just stupid, but brain dead. show more

  • 50
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    It's basically a cheerful slob job, one of those slapped-together features so often embraced by teenagers with more disposable income than discernible taste. show more

  • 63
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Yes, it's stupid. But sometimes it's stupid with a capital S, and it's in those moments of transcendent idiocy that you can't help liking Saving Silverman. At least, a little bit. show more

  • 25
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Screenwriters look to many sources for inspiration. In the case of Saving Silverman, they looked behind them, and liked what they saw. show more

  • 35
    Kevin Maynard Mr. Showbiz

    Black, who is creatively marooned in the thankless Chris Farley fat-boy role, deserve better, and so do we. show more

  • 38
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    Relentlessly dopey and vulgar. show more

  • 25
    Mark Caro Chicago Tribune

    The movie drags down everyone involved, regardless of their apparent talent. show more

  • 25
    Curtis Morgan Miami Herald

    The timing is off, the gags lame, the twists predictable, the crudity rampant and unamusing. show more

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