64% The Maze Runner Sep 19
56% This Is Where I Leave You Sep 19
—— A Walk Among the Tombstones Sep 19
82% Tracks Sep 19
92% The Guest Sep 17

Top Box Office

13% No Good Deed $24.3M
73% Dolphin Tale 2 $15.9M
92% Guardians of the Galaxy $8.1M
19% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $4.9M
20% Let's Be Cops $4.4M
88% The Drop $4.1M
37% If I Stay $3.9M
36% The November Man $2.8M
33% The Giver $2.6M
67% The Hundred-Foot Journey $2.4M

Coming Soon

68% The Equalizer Sep 26
69% The Boxtrolls Sep 26
86% The Two Faces of January Sep 26
—— Two Night Stand Sep 26
91% Jimi: All Is by My Side Sep 26

Premieres Tonight

—— Brickleberry: Season 3
—— The Mindy Project: Season 3
—— New Girl: Season 4

New Episodes Tonight

88% Finding Carter: Season 1
67% Matador: Season 1
83% Sons of Anarchy: Season 7

Discuss Last Night's Shows

71% Dallas: Season 3
62% Under the Dome: Season 2

Ruggles of Red Gap Reviews

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Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out New York
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With the egalitarian warmth of Jean Renoir (himself a huge fan of the film), director McCarey spoofs stereotypes while investing them with knowing asides.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 5/5

April 3, 2012
Nick Pinkerton
Village Voice
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Fitting such a democratic film, there's no bad part here...

Full Review Source: Village Voice

April 3, 2012
Joseph Jon Lanthier
Slant Magazine

Leo McCarey's masterpiece is a schizo, slack-jawed, preemptive rejoinder to Frank Capra's saintly sober "everyman."

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 4/4

March 29, 2012
Gabe Leibowitz
Film and Felt

Alternately charming and deeply touching.

Full Review Source: Film and Felt | Original Score: 77/100

March 10, 2010
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The film's main asset is the strong comical performance of Charles Laughton as the straitlaced and very proper English butler Marmaduke Ruggles.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: B

April 28, 2009
Emanuel Levy

Charles Laughton gives a splendid performance as a servant who quickly adopts the American Way of Life in Leo McCarey's savvy political comedy of 1935, a banner year for the Brit thespian in which he was also nominated for Mutiny on the Bounty.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: A-

July 12, 2008
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

| Original Score: 4/5

November 7, 2003
Brandon Judell

| Original Score: 4/5

September 19, 2003
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Always charming without becoming gooey or cloying.

Full Review Source: Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC) | Original Score: 5/5

April 21, 2003
Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Laughton in one of his finest roles.

| Original Score: 3/5

August 15, 2002
Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

What I can't understand is why this film ... isn't beloved as one of the all-time great comedies.

Full Review Source: Goatdog's Movies | Original Score: 4/5

February 28, 2002
Marty Mapes
Movie Habit

Full Review Source: Movie Habit | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000

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Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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May 24, 2003
Andre Sennwald
New York Times
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May 20, 2003
Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
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January 1, 2000
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