Runaway Bride Reviews

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Betty Jo Tucker
ReelTalk Movie Reviews
February 17, 2013
The predictability of this romantic comedy co-starring Julia Roberts and Richard Gere in no way detracts from its humorous charm.
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media
December 28, 2010
Cute romantic comedy OK for most older kids.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews
April 9, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: B+
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
July 30, 2004
Runs a half-hour too long, and it drags through its multiple endings. Runaway Bride has plenty of delights, just a few too many.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Leonard Schwarz
Palo Alto Weekly
May 20, 2003
| Original Score: 3/4
Eugene Novikov
rec.arts.movies.reviews
November 5, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Top Critic
Peter Stack
San Francisco Chronicle
June 18, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
March 3, 2002
A satisfying romantic comedy that reveals that we can't open our hearts to love until we stop cheating on our true selves.
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 75/100
Jack Garner
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
January 1, 2000
A picture-perfect summer romance!
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
Top Critic
Mike Clark
USA Today
January 1, 2000
Gere and an almost ethereally radiant Roberts have never been better than in this sometimes herky-jerky breeze, which keeps improving as it goes.
| Original Score: 2/4
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
Immensely likable!
Greg Dean Schmitz
Greg's Previews at Yahoo! Movies
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Athan Bezaitis
Filmcritic.com
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Doris Toumarkine
Film Journal International
January 1, 2000
Unfolds predictably and satisfyingly.
James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette
January 1, 2000
When Gere and Roberts were first paired up nine years ago in 'Pretty Woman,' the result delighted a whole lot of people, and 'Bride' proves lightning can strike twice.
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com
January 1, 2000
The well-matched stars pick up where they left off on that Hollywood fire escape nine years ago.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews
January 1, 2000
Gere and Roberts evidence enough genuine chemistry on the screen to fill a dozen run-of-the-mill romances.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Jim Chastain
Norman Transcript
January 1, 2000
The chemistry between these two stars is undeniable, something that cannot be taught in acting classes.
Top Critic
Kevin Maynard
Mr. Showbiz
January 1, 2000
Breezily funny and entertaining!

Sight and Sound
June 18, 2012
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Geoff Andrew
Time Out
June 24, 2006
Beth Jones
Roanoke Times (Virginia)
May 28, 2003
Scott A. Mantz
Scott Mantz' Movie Reviews
February 4, 2003
Full Review | Original Score: 8/5
Top Critic
Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune
November 6, 2002
Margaret A. McGurk
Cincinnati Enquirer
October 15, 2002

Boston Phoenix
March 24, 2002
Stephanie Zacharek
Sight and Sound
March 3, 2002
Cynthia Fuchs
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
Darryl Sterdan
Jam! Movies
January 1, 2000
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Amy Taubin
Village Voice
January 1, 2000
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Urban Cinefile
January 1, 2000
Jon Popick
Planet Sick-Boy
January 1, 2000

Irish Times
January 1, 2000
Gary Brown
Houston Community Newspapers
January 1, 2000
Susan Granger
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
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Stanley Kauffmann
The New Republic
January 1, 2000

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January 1, 2000

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January 1, 2000
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