Metascore
20

Generally unfavorable reviews - based on 26 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 26
  2. Negative: 18 out of 26
Watch On
  1. Spade, who almost invariably plays smug or smarmy characters, proves he really can act.
User Score
7.2

Generally favorable reviews- based on 166 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 74 out of 86
  2. Negative: 8 out of 86
  1. Mar 24, 2011
    10
    This movie is hilarious and how is it not funny. The critics are always picking on the comedy movies with David Spade and the other comediansThis movie is hilarious and how is it not funny. The critics are always picking on the comedy movies with David Spade and the other comedians of the SNL circuit. Full Review »
  2. Jun 30, 2012
    8
    You won't like this movie if you take it too seriously. Just sit back, enjoy the movie and it might just surprise you. It's a nice mixtureYou won't like this movie if you take it too seriously. Just sit back, enjoy the movie and it might just surprise you. It's a nice mixture of dumb comedy, a cute plot with a few twists. Full Review »
  3. Dec 13, 2010
    10
    This is one of my favorite movies. It is so implausible and so so funny. There are some truly side splitting laughs in this movie. Joe getsThis is one of my favorite movies. It is so implausible and so so funny. There are some truly side splitting laughs in this movie. Joe gets the totally hot chick, Christopher Walken is classic as a former hit man in Witness Protection. I love you Joe Dirt! Full Review »