Universal Pictures | Release Date: March 17, 2000 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
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Generally favorable reviews based on 36 Critics
Positive:
26
Mixed:
9
Negative:
1
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100
Takes the raw truth and makes it jubilantly, terrifically entertaining.
100
All the up-from-under satisfaction of an underdog getting over, with the added oomph of the truth.
90
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Roberts shines.
88
The kind of stand-up-and-cheer movie Hollywood is supposed to have forgotten how to make.
88
The kind of movie that gives mainstream Hollywood star vehicles a good name.
80
Comic electricity.
80
Outrageously, even shamelessly, entertaining.
75
Loose and funny with verve.
75
Roberts inhabits the character with a gravity and poignancy that she had never even hinted at before.