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Meet The Browns Reviews

Ty Burr
Boston Globe
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Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 2/4

November 24, 2011
Hank Sartin
Time Out
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Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 3/5

November 17, 2011
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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The importance of faith, church, kin, staying off drugs, sharing food, repenting from sin, forgiving sinners, appreciating a good black man, rejecting a bad one, and honoring black matriarchy is enumerated with typical, reassuring Perry broadness.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B-

March 26, 2008
Aaron Hillis
Village Voice
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Unlike Diary, the drama here is buoyant enough to handle the contrast of its too-silly slapstick.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

March 25, 2008
Stephanie Zacharek
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Meet the Browns is packed with raucous dinner-table banter and broad double takes; sometimes the gags are funny, but usually they're just trying too hard.

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March 24, 2008
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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To appreciate Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns, there's really only one requirement: Loosen up.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

March 24, 2008
Peter Hartlaub
San Francisco Chronicle
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There are a few laughs and some touching moments, but nothing you couldn't get by watching episodes of Good Times and Little House on the Prairie back to back.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 1/4

March 24, 2008
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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Whatever progress the man was making, Browns is a Madea-sized big fat step backward.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 1/5

March 24, 2008
Jan Stuart
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Meet the Browns is saddled with the usual quotient of phony snafus and entanglements that are easily untangled.

Full Review Source: Newsday | Original Score: 2/4

March 24, 2008
Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
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Eventually something's got to give, and the slapdash feel of Meet the Browns hints that [Perry] might need to give himself a break.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 2/4

March 24, 2008
Jason Anderson
Globe and Mail
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While Bassett's performance deserves a better forum than Perry can provide, she gives his latest movie a sense of dignity its predecessors lacked.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2/4

March 24, 2008
Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times
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An adaptation of one of his stage plays, Meet the Browns gives off the distinct feeling that Perry is treading water or at the very least is content to satisfy his audience with the minimum.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 2/5

March 24, 2008
Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic
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Meet the Browns, the latest Tyler Perry film, has a good heart. But it's a mess of a movie.

Full Review Source: Arizona Republic | Original Score: 2.5/5

March 24, 2008
Nathan Rabin
AV Club
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It's Tyler Perry's aesthetic in a nutshell: strong, suffering female protagonists, no-good men, clear-cut ethical quandaries, schizophrenic tonal shifts handled as gracefully as bumper-car collisions, and a complete absence of moral ambiguity.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: D+

March 22, 2008
Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer
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It'd be nice if [Perry] took more time to think about lighting and staging a scene -- but hey, he really doesn't have to.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer | Original Score: 2/4

March 22, 2008
Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter
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The film demonstrates all too vividly its creator's penchant for soap opera-style melodramatics, absurdly broad comedy and offensively stereotypical characterizations.

March 22, 2008
Joe Leydon
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Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns often plays more like Tyler Perry's Greatest Hits as it recycles various elements from the writer-director's earlier works.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 22, 2008
A.O. Scott
New York Times
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[Perry's] films are hardly realistic, but they aren't exercises in pure escapism either. They offer comic relief and moral correction. And if they feel corny and hokey at times...that is partly because they make everyone who sees them,

| Original Score: 3.5/5

March 22, 2008
Philip Marchand
Toronto Star
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It would take a stony critic to dismiss entirely the movie's tribute to the virtues of perseverance and generosity.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 2.5/4

March 21, 2008
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