Nature Calls Reviews

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Kyle Smith
New York Post
November 9, 2012
A low-watt, low-wit comedy.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
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Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times
November 8, 2012
It almost seems like harder work somehow to get this many comedians together and then turn out a movie that is only so fitfully funny.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
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Neil Genzlinger
New York Times
November 8, 2012
Its jokes won't appeal to anyone older than 8, but a parent who takes a child to this crass mess would be subject to prosecution.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/5
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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
November 8, 2012
After a lot of wandering around, we realize we've really just been walking in circles the whole time.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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Noel Murray
AV Club
November 8, 2012
The humor in Nature Calls tends toward the dopey and obvious ...
Full Review | Original Score: C
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Chris Packham
Village Voice
November 7, 2012
The unmitigated disaster of the camping trip just stays disastrous, the story never really finding its way from adversity to heroic redemption.
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Eric Hynes
Time Out
November 6, 2012
There's nothing wrong with slack misanthropy, but as piss-takes go, Nature Calls offers a pretty thin stream.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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William Goss
Film.com
October 18, 2012
As capably as the plot comes together, the big laughs hardly come.
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John DeFore
Hollywood Reporter
April 24, 2012
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Joe Leydon
Variety
March 15, 2012
A brazenly foul-mouthed but ultimately soft-hearted comedy of bad manners.