Gun Shy Reviews

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Widgett Walls
Needcoffee.com
December 20, 2002
Sure it falls apart right at the end--but up until that point it's a gem of an underrated comedy.
| Original Score: 4/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
December 8, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
March 13, 2002
A quirky comedy about middle-aged burnout.
Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card
November 9, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Ben Falk
BBC.com
April 17, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Andrew Manning
Radio Free Entertainment
January 1, 2000
The supporting cast is comical, and anyone enjoying the misadventures of dumb lawbreakers should get a kick out of this movie.
| Original Score: 6/10
Eric Lurio
Greenwich Village Gazette
January 1, 2000
By the middle of the film, however, this cross between the original Bob Newhart Show and the James Bond films has hit it's stride and we can sit back and enjoy a really comfortable movie.
| Original Score: 8/10
Todd Anthony
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
January 1, 2000
Gun Shy is the kind of movie that makes you laugh; then, as you think about it afterward, you feel ashamed you enjoyed it.
Top Critic
Bob Thomas
Associated Press
January 1, 2000
He (Eric Blakeney) shows real promise with clever dialogue and plotting, and especially with creating a gallery of intriguing characters.
Top Critic
Elvis Mitchell
New York Times
January 1, 2000
The direction is proficient
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review
August 7, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
Joe Lozito
Big Picture Big Sound
December 27, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 0/4
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily
October 15, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central
July 16, 2003
| Original Score: 1/5
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews
November 12, 2002
[Gun Shy is] not boring as much as it's...forgettable.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com
February 14, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Top Critic
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4

Empire Magazine
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Top Critic
Tom Keogh
Film.com
January 1, 2000
Gun Shy can't rise on wobbly legs.
Kamal 'The Diva' Larsuel
3BlackChicks Review
January 1, 2000
I'd rather be shot then have to see this again .
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5

Sight and Sound
June 18, 2012
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
April 9, 2005
Top Critic

Atlanta Journal-Constitution
February 21, 2004
Eugene Novikov
Film Blather
May 22, 2003
Rob White
Sight and Sound
December 2, 2002
Top Critic
Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
November 6, 2002

Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002

Boston Phoenix
March 24, 2002
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
December 10, 2001
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Michael Atkinson
Village Voice
January 1, 2000

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000
Wesley Morris
San Francisco Examiner
January 1, 2000
Susan Granger
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
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