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Robert Koehler
March 26, 2009
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Time Out
January 26, 2006
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Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
December 26, 2003
Which is worse? Lame jokes about gays or lame jokes about the mob?
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
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Randy Cordova
Arizona Republic
October 3, 2003
There's no rhythm or style to any of it, just the dismal feeling that the filmmakers have seen La Cage Aux Folles and The Godfather too many times.
| Original Score: 1/5
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Dave Kehr
New York Times
October 2, 2003
An overloaded, slow-moving series of predictable jokes and forced situations.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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Jorge Morales
Village Voice
September 30, 2003
First-timer Coury's fast pace can't outrun Joseph Triebwasser's predictable script, saddled with mobster clichés and queer stereotypes.
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Philip Wuntch
Dallas Morning News
June 19, 2003
Predictable fun, but fun all the same.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
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Sheri Linden
Hollywood Reporter
May 15, 2003
Painless, sweet comedy.
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Chuck Wilson
L.A. Weekly
May 14, 2003
Director Kristen Coury has made a technically polished first film, but her sense of comic timing and sexual politics is strictly borscht belt.