Skip to main content
Whatever Works Movie Poster
Ratings & Reviews

Whatever Works

Rated PG-13 for sexual situations including dialogue, brief nude images and thematic material.

PG-13 In Theaters 06/19/2009 , 92min.
Share this movie on
Viewer Score
63%
Viewer score based on 53 ratings
45%
Critic score based on 30 reviews

Your Reviews

Sign In to leave a review for Whatever Works
 
November 17, 2009
Annashgeo
HORRIBLE!!!!!!!!!!!
August 22, 2009
Engelbrecht112
it won't go in to wide release..it will be on dvd in 2 months
July 25, 2009
Hippiyuppi
THIS FILM WAS HILLARIOUS FROM START TO FINISH!!!!!!!!!! RUN TO GO SEE IT : )
July 21, 2009
Nipper703
Loved the movie. After seeing some of the latest in the movies, i.e. (Bruno) which I walked out of the theatre, Larry David was great and the Woody Allen touch was there.
July 20, 2009
LYankowitz
Classic Woody Allen, featuring some great writing and an impressive performance by Rachel Evan Ward. I was disappointed in the cinematography - what was shot was fine - I now the Chinatown street that the main character lives on and true to form it looks a lot better through Woody Allens' lens - but the views of New York, inside and out, were just too few. This film had a forced quality that I

Critic Reviews powered by Metacritic ™

A.O. Scott
The New York Times
None of it works. Or it works too hard. Whatever. Full Review
Ann Hornaday
Washington Post
This toxic, contemptuous, unforgivably unfunny bagatelle finds Allen at his most misanthropically one-note. Full Review
Claudia Puig
USA Today
Woody, please: Go back to the European locales that so energized you of late. Full Review
Dana Stevens
Slate
Most disheartening of all is that, after shooting four films in a row abroad, Allen seems to have lost his feel for New York locations. Full Review
Frank Scheck
The Hollywood Reporter
Features enough genuine laughs to give it decent commercial traction. Full Review

Stay Connected with Moviefone

My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Subscriptions

Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts

Movies

You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.


    Update settings
    X