The Whole Nine Yards

Metascore
47

Mixed or average reviews - based on 32 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 32
  2. Negative: 5 out of 32
Watch On
  1. 75
    A subtle but unmistakable aura of jolliness sneaks from the screen.
  2. 75
    An offer you shouldn't refuse: It's laugh-out-loud, side-splitting funny.
  3. This Matt Perry vehicle is funnier than anyone could hope to expect.
  4. A sometimes clever, sometimes clumsy movie.
  5. It provides the first genuine laughs I've had at the movies in this young year.
  6. Reviewed by: Jay Carr
    75
    Light on its feet and reveling in its deviousness, it stays one step ahead of us .
  7. Reviewed by: Sean Means
    70
    A funny, frenetic and surprising comedy.
  8. Reviewed by: Edvins Beitiks
    63
    It's not easy to wrench belly laughs out of contract killing, but Nine Yards does just that.
User Score
9.0

Universal acclaim- based on 124 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 9
  2. Negative: 2 out of 9
  1. Nov 26, 2012
    10
    Matthew Perry steal the show and Bruce Willis delliver the goods as usual in this very fun, and funny, comedy that was way too underrated inMatthew Perry steal the show and Bruce Willis delliver the goods as usual in this very fun, and funny, comedy that was way too underrated in its day. Still a gem, and still a lot of fun. Check it out. Full Review »
  2. Jun 15, 2011
    10
    It is a great movie that I have now watched several times. I would recommend this movie to any of my friends any time. It will keep youIt is a great movie that I have now watched several times. I would recommend this movie to any of my friends any time. It will keep you watching with a twist aery corner. Full Review »
  3. Feb 17, 2013
    8
    Really cool and unbelievably funny movie! Bruce Willis with an amazing performance, Matthew Perry with one of the best of his career and suchReally cool and unbelievably funny movie! Bruce Willis with an amazing performance, Matthew Perry with one of the best of his career and such a nice plot! What makes it so good: It's just different to other gangster comedies. Full Review »