• R, 1 hr. 55 min.
  • Drama, Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Herbert Ross
    In Theaters:
    Feb 3, 1995 Wide
    On DVD:
    Nov 6, 2001
  • Warner Home Video

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Boys on the Side Reviews

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Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B-

September 7, 2011
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

| Original Score: 3/5

July 29, 2005
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 4/5

July 4, 2005
Sarah Chauncey
Reel.com

| Original Score: 3/5

June 4, 2004
Rob Blackwelder
SPLICEDWire

| Original Score: 3/5

April 29, 2004

makes me cry every time

| Original Score: 4/5

December 16, 2003
Michelle Alexandria
Eclipse Magazine

| Original Score: 3/5

November 20, 2003
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

| Original Score: 3/5

November 7, 2003
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

A bit soapy, yes, but it's high quality soap.

| Original Score: 4/5

May 12, 2003
Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

Total chick-flick -- but quite a bit better than it looks.

| Original Score: 3/5

January 24, 2003
Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

| Original Score: 3/5

December 17, 2002
Clint Morris
Moviehole

Meddles uneasily between comedy, romance and thrills

| Original Score: 3/5

September 17, 2002
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Touching drama about some idiosyncratic people who must learn how to help and be helped by those who cherish them.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

August 30, 2002
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 3/5

August 7, 2002
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

One of those "chick flicks" that actually tries to wedge some sincerity into the equation.

| Original Score: 3/5

August 1, 2002
Peter Rainer
Los Angeles Times
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The three women are so spirited and funny -- so emotionally keyed into all the hearts and flowers -- that they give the movie their own kind of truth.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times

February 13, 2001
Bruce Kirkland
Jam! Movies

Written with both heart and humor, it's an amazing hybrid of styles you would never think could work so well together.

| Original Score: 4/5

January 1, 2000
Steve Davis
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 4.5/5

January 1, 2000
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
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Goldberg and Parker are extraordinary.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Mark R. Leeper
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Full Review Source: rec.arts.movies.reviews | Original Score: low +1 out of -4..+4

January 1, 2000

Time Out
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June 24, 2006
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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May 20, 2003
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