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What Planet Are You From? Reviews

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Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion
July 24, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: B

Film Threat
December 6, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5

Film Threat
December 8, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Chuck Rudolph
Matinee Magazine
May 1, 2001
Lightweight material to be sure, but it's fun just the same.
Full Review | Original Score: short
Blake French
March 14, 2001
One of the most honest comedies I can remember ... connected with my unusual sense of humor.
| Original Score: 3/4
Scott Von Doviak
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
Karen Hershenson
Contra Costa Times
January 1, 2000
It gives new meaning to the overused adage that men are from Mars, women are from Venus.
Randall King
Winnipeg Sun
January 1, 2000
Nichols' film is distinctive from his other sex comedies in that it aims lower than the brain.
David Elliott
San Diego Union-Tribune
January 1, 2000
Shandling is often slyly delightful as Harold Anderson.
Top Critic
Tom Keogh
January 1, 2000
Shandling and director Mike Nichols find a funny new way of packaging the old truth in What Planet Are You From?
Duane Dudek
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
January 1, 2000
Perfunctorily yet competently directed.
George Meyer
Orlando Weekly
January 1, 2000
[Nichols] gives Shandling his best-ever framework to deliver material that, though not out of this world, is at least down to Earth.
Eric D. Snider
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: B
Top Critic
Geoff Pevere
Toronto Star
January 1, 2000
A testicle-tweaking satire on men trying to get in touch with feelings most of them didn't know they had.
Top Critic
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
January 1, 2000
Bening, even in a formula role like this one, is so lovable she actually makes you believe that she'd melt the resolve of a technocratic space visitor.
Full Review | Original Score: B
Top Critic
Philip Wuntch
Dallas Morning News
January 1, 2000
Consistently humorous, often downright funny.
Cornell & Petricelli
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Jeanne Aufmuth
Palo Alto Weekly
January 1, 2000
A nice breather from the relentless humor of extraterrestrial procreation.
| Original Score: 8/10
Top Critic
Jay Carr
Boston Globe
January 1, 2000
Liz Braun
Jam! Movies
January 1, 2000
The dialogue ranges from really rather funny, to hilarious, to there-goes -the-pop- right -out- your - nostrils.
Top Critic
Andrew Sarris
New York Observer
April 27, 2007
Top Critic

Time Out
January 26, 2006
Stuart Klawans
The Nation
March 3, 2005
Top Critic
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture
August 7, 2004
Beth Jones
Roanoke Times (Virginia)
May 28, 2003
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer
October 15, 2002
Betty Jo Tucker
ReelTalk Movie Reviews
August 2, 2002
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review
July 21, 2002
Christine James
Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002
James O'Ehley
Sci-Fi Movie Page
February 7, 2002
Anne Daugherty
January 1, 2000
Top Critic
Dennis Lim
Village Voice
January 1, 2000
Cynthia Fuchs
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
Susan Granger
January 1, 2000
Wesley Morris
San Francisco Examiner
January 1, 2000
Jason Anderson
January 1, 2000
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