The Ugly Truth

Metascore
28

Generally unfavorable reviews - based on 31 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 31
  2. Negative: 17 out of 31

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Critic Reviews

  1. 70
    Pleasingly glossy, refreshingly snarky and startlingly sexy.
  2. 63
    The only thing that differentiates it from far too many other uninspired rom-coms is that some of the material is funny and there is an occasional edge to the repartee. Beyond that, however, it's a cookie-cutter movie, and the cookies are pretty stale.
User Score
5.2

Mixed or average reviews- based on 138 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 24 out of 55
  2. Negative: 25 out of 55
  1. RayC.
    Aug 10, 2009
    10
    It was hilarious. And true.
  2. Feb 27, 2011
    5
    Your average romantic comedy. Butler and Heigl have fun with the roles but nothing else in this film tries to impress or entertain above theYour average romantic comedy. Butler and Heigl have fun with the roles but nothing else in this film tries to impress or entertain above the average level. Standard. Full Review »
  3. killdarren
    Aug 26, 2009
    0
    Like OMG, I loved this move when it was called, 27 Dresses, Knocked Up, 50 First Dates, The Proposal, My Life in Ruins, The Ghosts of Like OMG, I loved this move when it was called, 27 Dresses, Knocked Up, 50 First Dates, The Proposal, My Life in Ruins, The Ghosts of Girlfriend's Past, Duplicity, My Best Friend's Girl, What Happens in Vegas, No Reservations, Music and Lyrics, The Holiday, Failure to Launch, Must Love Dogs, The Wedding Date...Texas Chainsaw Massacre. I wish! Full Review »