• PG-13, 1 hr. 31 min.
  • Comedy, Romance
  • Directed By:
    Tom Putnam
    In Theaters:
    Feb 8, 2008 Wide
    On DVD:
    May 6, 2008
  • Regent Releasing


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The Hottie and the Nottie Reviews

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Dustin Putman

At the risk of going against the obvious 'it's-cool-to-hate-Hilton' popular majority, it should be stated up front that The Hottie & the Nottie isn't half-bad.

Full Review Source: DustinPutman.com | Original Score: 2.5/4

February 7, 2008
Eric Kohn
New York Press

I wouldn't say it's particularly good, but certain measured elements of the genre create something surprisingly passable.

Full Review Source: New York Press

February 6, 2008
Edward Douglas

It's hard to fault the filmmakers, because given the premise, it could have been much MUCH worse.

Full Review Source: ComingSoon.net | Original Score: 6.5/10

February 5, 2008
Michael Dequina

Just about everything about it feels made for viewing at home, a fact underscored by the porn star monotone that is Hilton's 'acting' voice.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 0/4

January 6, 2014
Dave White

Hard time in the joint can change a person. Make them worse sometimes. And it would appear that this is Hilton's idea of revenge on a world she feels has done her wrong.

Full Review Source: Movies.com | Original Score: 0/5

April 4, 2011
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

A person famous only because of the intense lack of basic decency with which she has pursued fame would obviously want to play the most beautiful conceivable human being.

Full Review Source: Antagony & Ecstasy | Original Score: 2/10

March 8, 2011
Tim Grierson

Tabloid curiosity Paris Hilton may be the main draw, but it's doubtful that even her celebrity will do much to raise the prospects of this aggressively moronic comedy.

Full Review Source: Screendaily

July 23, 2008
Kevin McCarthy

I just kept thinking about Daniel Day-Lewis and Marlon Brando when I watched Paris Hilton's acting performance in this film (can you sense the sarcasm?).

Full Review Source: WJFK-FM (CBS Radio) | Original Score: 0/5

June 1, 2008

an insult to mankind

| Original Score: 0.5/5

May 19, 2008
David Cornelius

The sort of comedy that could only have been produced by aliens whose only knowledge of earth comes from TMZ.com, VH1 reality shows, and Dane Cook movies.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 1/5

May 19, 2008
Chris Seibold

isn't quite bad enough to enjoy for camp value

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 1/5

May 14, 2008
Prairie Miller

Paris definitely wear the pants in this ho hum extra-lite romantic comedy, and I think I can pretty accurately report that she keeps them on down under, from beginning to end.

Full Review Source: NewsBlaze

May 4, 2008
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A movie where Paris Hilton is a bombshell is less comedy and more Science Fiction...

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed | Original Score: 0.5/4

April 27, 2008
Tim Robey
Daily Telegraph

Astonishingly sexist.

Full Review Source: Daily Telegraph

March 28, 2008

Guardian [UK]

In truth, parts of The Hottie and the Nottie are no worse than much of the romcom they sucker us with on any given week.

Full Review Source: Guardian [UK]

March 28, 2008

Sun Online

This will take some beating for sheer, brazen dumbness.

Full Review Source: Sun Online | Original Score: 2/5

March 28, 2008

Daily Mirror [UK]

A film of monumental dreadfulness, the hunt for the worst movie of 2008 ends right here.

Full Review Source: Daily Mirror [UK] | Original Score: 1/5

March 28, 2008
James Christopher
Times [UK]

This parody is the divine joke: a heavenly reminder of how fabulously unfair real life is for the rest of us plain mortals.

Full Review Source: Times [UK] | Original Score: 2/5

March 28, 2008
Christopher Tookey
Daily Mail [UK]

Grotty rotty shot by potty totty.

Full Review Source: Daily Mail [UK] | Original Score: 1/5

March 28, 2008
Ken McIntyre
Total Film

If you thought She's All That was all that, this will pass the time for you - but if you thought She's All That was all that, well, so would practically any film.

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 2/5

March 28, 2008

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