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Based on 28 Reviews
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  • 80
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Auteuil and Depardieu spar hilariously, and writer-director Francis Veber, following "The Dinner Game," offers another delicious treat. show more

  • 100
    Bob Graham San Francisco Chronicle

    Neither a "gay" movie nor a straight one; it is simply a funny one. show more

  • 75
    Mike Clark USA Today

    This is economy of style that Americans get only in Woody Allen movies -- and even that's not a guarantee. show more

  • 80
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    An expertly developed farce that's very funny and surprisingly affecting in the bargain. show more

  • 75
    Desmond Ryan Philadelphia Inquirer

    It's a bright and breezy piece, and a refreshing alternative to the gross-out Hollywood comedies. show more

  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    A farce nearly as cracked as his previous "The Dinner Game." show more

  • 88
    Michael Sragow Baltimore Sun

    The movie's steady good humor and respect for character is pleasing - even energizing. show more

  • 75
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    Hilarious French farce. show more

  • 75
    Jay Carr Boston Globe

    Perhaps not the most uproarious of Veber's farces, but entertaining and emotionally satisfying all the same. show more

  • 75
    Lawrence Toppman Charlotte Observer

    Auteuil does an excellent job. He's like Marcello Mastroianni, whose naturalness also deluded people into thinking for a while that he wasn't a versatile actor. show more

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