Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation | Release Date: February 19, 1999 CRITIC SCORE DISTRIBUTION
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Generally favorable reviews based on 30 Critics
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Drably shot, unimaginatively written and shallowly acted, it's a poor example of the "daffy, goofy, sex-crazed guys" occupational comedies that flourished throughout the job-obsessed '80s. [19 Feb 1999]
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Livingston is especially good at capturing Peter's passive rebelliousness, which suggests the suddenly uncooperative worker who defies employer logic in Herman Melville's "Bartleby."