• PG-13, 1 hr. 56 min.
  • Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Bryan Spicer
    In Theaters:
    Dec 12, 1997 Wide
    On DVD:
    May 5, 1998
  • Universal Pictures

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For Richer or Poorer Reviews

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Bottom of the barrel comedy tripe.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 4/10

January 1, 2000
Rebecca Murray
About.com

| Original Score: 2/5

March 10, 2003
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 2/5

January 1, 2000
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

| Original Score: 0/5

March 25, 2004
Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today
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for tube addicts who wish sitcoms were really, really long so they could be crammed with even more bedroom jokes, bathroom humor and 'nudge, nudge' line readings.

| Original Score: 1.5/4

January 1, 2000
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: D

September 7, 2011
Martin Scribbs
Low IQ Canadian

I wish Tim Allen would go back to cocaine and stop making movies. In fact, the good of the world demands it.

July 5, 2004
Madeleine Williams
Cinematter

Full Review Source: Cinematter | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 1, 2000
JoBlo
JoBlo's Movie Emporium

Full Review Source: JoBlo's Movie Emporium | Original Score: 2/10

January 1, 2000
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Hollis Chacona
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 1/5

January 1, 2000
Bob Satuloff
Film Journal International

A culture-clash comedy that's less a movie than an overproduced, four-times-too-long sitcom.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

January 1, 2000
Eric Lurio
Greenwich Village Gazette

| Original Score: 1/5

December 21, 2004
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

August 11, 2005

Globe and Mail
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Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 1/4

April 12, 2002
John R. McEwen
Film Quips Online

Full Review Source: Film Quips Online | Original Score: 3.5/5

February 8, 2003
James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

No masterpiece, but it does have heart

| Original Score: 3/5

January 23, 2003
Fred Topel
About.com

Not a terrible romantic comedy. The Amish stuff has been done before, there are some moments in here.

| Original Score: 3/5

July 14, 2003
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
Leonard Klady
Variety
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July 28, 2008
Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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November 6, 2002
Harvey S. Karten
Compuserve
January 1, 2000
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Tim Goodman
San Francisco Examiner
January 1, 2000
Lawrence Van Gelder
New York Times
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January 1, 2000
Bruce Kirkland
Jam! Movies

January 1, 2000
Peter Stack
San Francisco Chronicle
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Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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February 14, 2001

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January 1, 2000

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March 24, 2002

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