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The Crew Reviews

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Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
December 15, 2003
Once the story clicks into gear, The Crew is a lot of fun. But that doesn't happen until after the midpoint.
Full Review| Original Score: 2.5/4

BeatBoxBetty.com
January 1, 2000
Not a major hit, but worth a few chuckles.
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Gemma Files
Film.com
January 1, 2000
No classic, but two hours well-spent nonetheless.
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Robert Horton
Film.com
January 1, 2000
A pleasant surprise.
Steve Simels
TV Guide's Movie Guide
January 1, 2000
This genial, Elmore Leonard-esque mob comedy about geezer crooks isn't exactly a groundbreaker -- think Tough Guys or Going In Style -- but it is much better than you'd expect.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
F.L. Carr
PopMatters
January 1, 2000
The comedy is consistent throughout the movie, and it is often very funny.
Lawrence Toppman
Charlotte Observer
January 1, 2000
You've gotta ride this runaway train without worrying about the scenery or asking any questions. If you can do that, you'll have a pleasant ride.
Jim Judy
Screen It!
January 1, 2000
Amusing and entertaining, if instantly forgettable diversion.
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit
January 1, 2000
The best thing about The Crew is its quick, concise pace.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Sean Axmaker
Seattle Post-Intelligencer
January 1, 2000
Slick and handsome.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Brian McTavish
Kansas City Star
January 1, 2000
Offering just enough nutty plot twists, silly one-liners and funny supporting performances to leave a smile on your face.
Top Critic
Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune
January 1, 2000
I didn't expect much from The Crew but I laughed all the way through it.
Max Messier
Filmcritic.com
January 1, 2000
It's actually entertaining and a breath of fresh air in this otherwise stale month.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Shirley Sealy
Film Journal International
January 1, 2000
Giddily entertaining, although formulaic
Scott Chitwood
ComingSoon.net
January 1, 2000
This is a funny film worth checking out despite its numerous flaws.
James Verniere
Boston Herald
January 1, 2000
| Original Score: 3.5/4
Robert Payne
Reel.com
January 1, 2000
In a summer filled with crappy gross-out comedies, The Crew is a pleasant and amusing alternative.
| Original Score: 2.5/4
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Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: D
Scott G. Mignola
Common Sense Media
January 2, 2011
A forgettable made-for-TV-like production.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com
May 16, 2009
The movie always seems to be out of sync with itself.
Full Review | Original Score: D+
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Joe Leydon
Variety
June 6, 2008
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Houston Chronicle
July 21, 2005
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Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
November 6, 2002
Jean Lowerison
San Diego Metropolitan
October 21, 2002
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer
October 15, 2002
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review
September 13, 2002
Dwayne E. Leslie
Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002
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Stephanie Zacharek
Salon.com
August 9, 2001
Peter Keough
Anchorage Press
June 12, 2001

Movieline
April 17, 2001
Cynthia Fuchs
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
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Ebert & Roeper
January 1, 2000
Jon Popick
Planet Sick-Boy
January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
January 1, 2000
Susan Granger
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
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