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  • 25
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Grating. show more

  • NA
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Desperately unfunny action comedy. show more

  • 75
    Mike Clark USA Today

    The star interplay and anachronisms recapture some of the surreal spirit of the Crosby-Hope Road movies, and the end-credit outtakes are funny enough to sustain that getting-hoary device for at least one more picture. show more

  • 50
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    A machine for killing time, and it does so fairly painlessly. show more

  • 75
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    There are three action sequences here so delightful, so hilariously deploying an old tool for a new use, that they prompt smiles long after I saw the film. show more

  • 75
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    The unlikely cowboys play off each other's strengths like the best doubles team in tennis. The exquisiteness of this match is that Chan and Wilson are both reactive comedy actors. show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    Bounds from one gag to another like an eager puppy. show more

  • 75
    Miami Herald

    A hoot. show more

  • 75
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    That his dialogue is often deliberately anachronistic is part of the joke -- and Wilson's sly delivery is often funnier than the lines themselves. show more

  • 75
    Liam Lacey The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    Actually a pretty entertaining movie, in a kick-you-in-the-pants kind of way. A relative rarity -- a solid no-brow comedy. show more

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