Critic Review - Chicago Reader

I wouldn't call this 1960 picture one of Billy Wilder's best comedies -- it's drab, sappy, and overlong at 125 minutes.

December 13, 2006 Full Review Source: Chicago Reader | Comments (5)
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Amateur PSYCHOlogist

Dillinger Fan

Drab and sappy? We must have watched a different film. You wish you could act like Lemmon!

Mar 1 - 02:14 PM

Joey Jo Jo Jr Shabidu

Larry David

Oh, Jonathan, you know your reviews don't count.

Sep 16 - 12:58 PM

Lord Naseby

Lord Naseby

I note how you say 125 minutes to make it seem like it is longer than it is. all perspective. your point wouldn't have come across as strongly if you had said 2 hours 5 minutes. which is shorter than the average movie these days.

Apr 26 - 07:02 PM

Gavin g.

Gavin glennon

I'm gobsmacked. Put your pen down and find a wrench.

Jul 19 - 12:02 PM

Laura Kemp

Laura Kemp

don't give up your day job

Sep 2 - 02:57 PM

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