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  • 63
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Drags and sags at 124 minutes. Luckily, the movie never runs on sitcom empty. How could it, with a terrific cast. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    For the most part, The Five-Year Engagement has charm and emotion. show more

  • 50
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The story starts out well, then becomes contrived and goes on too long. show more

  • 20
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Sometime around what I guessed to be the one-hour mark in The Five-Year Engagement, I checked my watch and honestly thought the battery had given out. Five years doesn't begin to tell the interminable tale. show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    It's not impossible to address grown-up issues of commitment, of responsibility, of love, and have some fun, and some profanity, while you're at it. show more

  • 80
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Blunt has never been more relaxed, and she and Segel have a believably warm chemistry. It's also nice to find a romantic comedy with so much respect for both its leads. show more

  • 70
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    Nicholas Stoller and Jason Segel's latest collaboration offers a more relatable rom-com scenario while generating laughs that should still satisfy "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" fans. show more

  • 70
    Movieline

    The Five-Year Engagement is, for a movie in which a guy fakes an orgasm and (in a separate incident) stuffs a dead deer in his car's sunroof, very grown-up. show more

  • 80
    NPR

    Feels poignant and real in a way few raunch comedies are. show more

  • 88
    Michael Phillips Chicago Tribune

    As in last year's "Bridesmaids," an authentic, dimensional human element animates the jokes and the characters with whom we spend a couple of highly satisfying hours. show more

  • March 30, 2013 Grady Phillip
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    I Liked CuCuCuRu Paloma

  • December 14, 2012 tetrarquin
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    I wish someone would explain to me why the critics all kiss Judd Crapanow\' butt. Seriously, his movies are al the worst possible trash. The reviews must be rigged I cannot think of any other possible explanation. They all make tons of money and the reviews are rigged ! The lowest form of funny..15 penis jokes and thats your basic Judd Capanow film !

  • October 10, 2012 kruisin99
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    ALL I CAN SAY IS THAT THE MOVIE \"\"\"\"SUCKED\"\"\"\"

  • September 08, 2012 jackd1207
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    Just okay.

  • May 25, 2012 goldadog
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    One of the most draggy movies ever--it seemed like it took five years to drag on.

  • May 22, 2012 jbdlawyer
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    This movie is not good. There really are not any funny parts. The story is somewhat rambling, but predictable. Jason Sieggel just is not funny. Emily Blunt is not funny either. Worse, in about 50% of her scenes Blunt looks very ordinary and not at all attractive. Siegel\'s other girlfriend likewise has no glamour. Stay away!

  • May 18, 2012 zp00000000071086
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  • May 16, 2012 il00000000123980
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    it was okay. i was expecting something much better. i agree that the only funny parts are the one you already see in the commercials. its very obvious what will happen. i wouldnt recommend it. dont waste your money.

  • May 13, 2012 hookkrbr
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    This is without a doubt one of the worst movies I have ever seen. It is not only a lousy movie, ********* insulting to anyone who has ties to the midwest. I\'d like to make a movie about a wonderful couple from Michigan who move to the west coast and become changed by all the negative things out there. The mayor of Ann Arbor should be ashamed he let these bottom feeders into our wonderful state to make a movie. We walked out.

  • May 10, 2012 qp00000000122743
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    http://rhawbecker3.blogspot.com/2012/05/five-year-engagement-movie-review.html

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