Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution | Release Date: September 27, 2000 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
78
METASCORE
Generally favorable reviews based on 33 Critics
Positive:
32
Mixed:
1
Negative:
0
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90
Waggish fun like this is too good to miss.
90
It's as smart, quiveringly alert and fleet of foot as a purebred pointer on the scent of fresh game.
90
I found myself roaring at the grotesque way some of the characters talk to their pets, pausing only briefly when I realized that I do precisely the same thing.
88
I was laughing so hard, tears were streaming down my cheeks.
83
You will be surprised by the film's poignancy when the winner is announced. You may even get choked up. You will care that much.
78
It's got enough hilarious moments that, all in all, the film's bite is as toothsome as its bark.
75
A droll piece of deadpan played with mostly unerring pitch by a talented cast.
75
Gets blue-ribbon results from its thoroughbred cast of improvisational comics.
75
Reaches the highest comic heights when the show itself starts.
63
For sheer laughs, Willard and Piddock take the trophy.
63
63
He's (Willard) a one-man storm of escalating inanity, and he's hilarious.