Metascore
76

Generally favorable reviews - based on 13 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 12 out of 13
  2. Negative: 0 out of 13
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  1. Reviewed by: Richard Corliss
    50
    Like the ZAZ lads' other films, this is a movie made for a VCR Saturday night. They supply the jokes; you bring the microwave popcorn and modest expectations. [12 Dec 1988]
User Score
8.6

Universal acclaim- based on 77 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 23 out of 24
  2. Negative: 0 out of 24
  1. Nov 28, 2012
    10
    Unequivocally the greatest of its kind, "The Naked Gun" is a gut-busting satire with just enough crass gags to make you want to roll on theUnequivocally the greatest of its kind, "The Naked Gun" is a gut-busting satire with just enough crass gags to make you want to roll on the ground in tears. Full Review »
  2. Sep 28, 2014
    10
    Absolutely fantastic film, at some moments I was gasping for air that I was laughing so hard, I loved this one so much that I decided to watchAbsolutely fantastic film, at some moments I was gasping for air that I was laughing so hard, I loved this one so much that I decided to watch the whole trilogy of the Naked Gun.
    A great and hilarious film that I would most definitely recommend.
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  3. Mar 28, 2014
    8
    The Naked Gun, in essence, provides us with hilarious entertainment for 85 minutes. That's about all of the purpose of this movie. If youThe Naked Gun, in essence, provides us with hilarious entertainment for 85 minutes. That's about all of the purpose of this movie. If you expected solid character studies, emotional depth, or Oscar-caliber performances, than you're watching the wrong movie. Full Review »