• PG, 1 hr. 24 min.
  • Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Jerry Paris
    In Theaters:
    Mar 21, 1986 Wide
    On DVD:
    Apr 6, 2004
  • Warner Home Video

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Police Academy 3 - Back in Training Reviews

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 3/5

September 15, 2005
Linda Cook
Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)

| Original Score: 4/5

August 4, 2004
Greg Muskewitz
eFilmCritic.com

The franchise hasn't changed, but that means the humor is still amiably the same, too.

| Original Score: 3/5

February 21, 2004
Vincent Canby
New York Times
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It's perfectly serviceable.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3/5

October 26, 2003
Steve Crum
Video-Reviewmaster.com

More of same slap-shtick w/familiar cast of goofballs.

| Original Score: 2/5

March 8, 2008

TV Guide's Movie Guide

You can argue quality, you can argue taste, but you can't argue the phenomenal success of these cheaply made joke-fests.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 1.5/4

October 3, 2006
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

| Original Score: 1/5

September 1, 2005
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 1/5

February 4, 2005
Martin Scribbs
Low IQ Canadian

Deadly-dull pacing and overuse of old gags ruin Police Academy 3, the first of the franchise to come anywhere near 'enjoyable.'

July 16, 2004
Bill Chambers
Film Freak Central

| Original Score: 1/5

January 12, 2004

Variety
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Derek Adams
Time Out
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February 9, 2006
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