Drop Dead Gorgeous Reviews

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Desson Thomson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
This kind of genre is already an overdone deal.
Full Review | Original Score: 0.5/5
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Barbara Shulgasser
Chicago Tribune
January 1, 2000
Incompetent and silly!
Maitland McDonagh
TV Guide's Movie Guide
January 1, 2000
Screenwriter Lona Williams doesn't seem to have gotten much beyond the petty absurdity of theme headdresses and ludicrous talent competitions.
| Original Score: 6/10
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Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
January 1, 2000
A graceless mockumentary!
Full Review | Original Score: D
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Sean Means
Film.com
January 1, 2000
Drop Dead Gorgeous is a satire of beauty contests, which is simultaneously beating a dead horse and kicking a stubborn mule.
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews
January 1, 2000
Drop Dead Gorgeous literally bursts with creative wit!
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
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Edward Guthmann
San Francisco Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Gorgeous is one of the year's funniest acts of malice!
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Shirley Sealy
Film Journal International
January 1, 2000
The spicy, fast-paced script is salt-and-peppered with zany zingers.
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com
January 1, 2000
Drop Dead Gorgeous is drop dead hysterical!
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review
January 1, 2000
Hilarious
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
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Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today
January 1, 2000
Allison Janney is tacky incarnate as Barkin's good-time gal pal.
| Original Score: 2.5/4
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com
January 1, 2000
The movie does have some mean, funny bits.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Jim Judy
Screen It!
January 1, 2000
Charmingly hilarious!
David N. Butterworth
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
Unbelievably funny!
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card
January 1, 2000
simply silly fun
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4

E! Online
January 1, 2000
There are laughs: the leering judges, especially, who don't know much when it comes to talent but are impressed with nubile young girls flexing their limbs.
Francesca Dinglasan
Boxoffice Magazine
January 1, 2000
Humorously effective!
Mark Halverson
Sacramento News & Review
January 1, 2000
Good taste may be on vacation but big laughs are out in full force.
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Jeff Millar
Houston Chronicle
January 1, 2000
Funny and sharply satiric!
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
The ideas are funnier than the images.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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