Paramount Pictures | Release Date: July 1, 1992 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
45
METASCORE
Mixed or average reviews based on 19 Critics
Positive:
9
Mixed:
6
Negative:
4
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75
The movie then becomes a story of salvation: how Murphy's Marcus, through the love of a better woman (Halle Berry) manages to rediscover both his decency and his humanity. And yet, pretty much, it stays funny. [01 Jul 1992]
75
Boomerang, a sleek, confident and very funny urban comedy that may not entirely overcome Murphy's more discomfiting tendencies, but at least manages to put them to good use. [01 Jul 1992]
67
It is thoughtful and well enough acted throughout. [03 Jul 1992]
63
The result is a megabudget "House Party" -- amiable, colorful, filled with glamour and style. [01 Jul 1992]