Stakeout - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Stakeout Reviews

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Variety Staff
Variety
March 26, 2009
Slick, sure-footed entertainment, one part buddy comedy and one part police actioner stitched together with a dash of romance.
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Derek Adams
Time Out
June 24, 2006
Between Lecce's illicit courtship and Reimers' consternation, there are some hearty laughs of a juvenile nature.
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Walter Goodman
New York Times
May 21, 2003
The director uses the conventions of the action-comedy in so adroit a way that you may even forget the hundred other films you've seen lately about a couple of cops kidding around with each other in between battling the bad guys.
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Rita Kempley
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
You might want to stake out a theater near you.
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Desson Thomson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
A mature human farce that values characters' foibles over their firearms.
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Dreyfuss and his style are the two best things in "Stakeout," a movie that consists of a good idea surrounded by a bad one.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4