• R, 1 hr. 51 min.
  • Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Sidney Poitier
    In Theaters:
    Dec 12, 1980 Wide
    On DVD:
    Aug 28, 2001
  • Columbia Pictures

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Stir Crazy Reviews

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Unfunny script.

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

January 19, 2012
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...one can't help but wish that director Sidney Poitier had just let Wilder and Pryor do their thing.

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 2.5/4

August 16, 2007
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Stir Crazy is a funny comedy starring Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

January 29, 2004
Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

22 years later, and I'm still not laughing.

| Original Score: 0/5

March 4, 2003
Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

A comedy classic -- see for yourself.

| Original Score: 5/5

January 9, 2003
JoBlo
JoBlo's Movie Emporium

Full Review Source: JoBlo's Movie Emporium | Original Score: 8/10

June 24, 2006
Lori Hoffman
Atlantic City Weekly

| Original Score: 3/5

April 18, 2006
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

| Original Score: 4/5

October 10, 2005
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 3/5

July 4, 2005
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 2/4

October 23, 2004
James O'Ehley
Sci-Fi Movie Page

| Original Score: 2/5

June 25, 2003
Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium

| Original Score: 3/5

December 4, 2002
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 3/5

October 10, 2002
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 2/5

July 29, 2002
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

| Original Score: 5/5

July 26, 2002

Variety
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Derek Adams
Time Out
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February 9, 2006
Vincent Canby
New York Times
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September 18, 2004

Film4
May 24, 2003
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