Metascore
53

Mixed or average reviews - based on 28 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 13 out of 28
  2. Negative: 3 out of 28
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  1. The residents of Beauty Shop never quite gel. Instead of camaraderie, the feeling is one of bare tolerance.
  2. The results are so listless, dated and characterless.
  3. 30
    The script is painfully underbaked, and director Bille Woodruff (Honey) continues to raise a question: How can someone from a music-video background have absolutely no sense of rhythm, timing or pacing?
User Score
5.3

Mixed or average reviews- based on 18 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 12
  2. Negative: 5 out of 12
  1. Dec 19, 2012
    4
    This is just another attempt by Queen Latifah to make a funny movie, she definitely performs good in secondary roles but I have never seen anyThis is just another attempt by Queen Latifah to make a funny movie, she definitely performs good in secondary roles but I have never seen any good movie where she is the staring actress. Average. Full Review »
  2. Sam
    Jul 10, 2006
    6
    Predictable, corny, sometimes wooden, but always interesting comedy-drama.
  3. dudek.
    Dec 20, 2005
    2
    Just don't watch. It's that simple. Terrible script. It makes it so abysmal to the point were there's no point to watch. Take Just don't watch. It's that simple. Terrible script. It makes it so abysmal to the point were there's no point to watch. Take it at your own risk. Full Review »