Kangaroo Jack

Metascore
16

Overwhelming dislike - based on 25 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 25
  2. Negative: 20 out of 25
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  1. Reviewed by: Mike Clark
    50
    Jumps at chance to be silly.
  2. Reviewed by: Christine Dolen
    50
    Highbrow entertainment this isn't.
  3. Reviewed by: Karen Heller
    50
    This salt-and-pepper buddy movie set in the scenic environs of downtown Brooklyn and the Australian bush is a crowd-pleaser -- for the elementary-school set.
  4. Reviewed by: Ty Burr
    50
    Will parents be able to sit through Kangaroo Jack without plunging sharp sticks into their eyes? The short answer? Yes. Barely.
  5. 40
    Likable but negligible.
User Score
4.7

Mixed or average reviews- based on 73 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 17 out of 36
  2. Negative: 16 out of 36
  1. DaveT.
    Mar 5, 2008
    10
    This is the single greatest stoner movie of all time. Just after it came out i was a major stoner, and me and my mate would watch this movie This is the single greatest stoner movie of all time. Just after it came out i was a major stoner, and me and my mate would watch this movie every weekend. We loved it. god bless you kangaroo jack, i might have kicked the habit, but the memories will last a life time. Full Review »
  2. KM
    Mar 19, 2009
    9
    I'm not going to say anything about plot, but I liked this movie and it is also one of the first movies that introduced me to the I'm not going to say anything about plot, but I liked this movie and it is also one of the first movies that introduced me to the comedic talent of Anthony Anderson. Full Review »
  3. 6A
    Aug 8, 2007
    6
    Okay, I know it wasn't as good as lord of the rings but, It's a funny little movie to see with your kids.