• PG, 1 hr. 34 min.
  • Comedy
  • Directed By:
    John Landis
    In Theaters:
    Sep 6, 1996 Wide
    On DVD:
    Feb 10, 2004
  • New Line Home Entertainment

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The Stupids Reviews

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Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

| Original Score: 2/5

July 27, 2002
Clint Morris
Moviehole

Now I was stupid watching this

| Original Score: 1/5

September 17, 2002
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review

Really, didn't the title kind of leak the fore-thought to this mess?

| Original Score: 1/5

April 8, 2005
Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

The title says it all. Totally not funny.

| Original Score: 2/5

November 6, 2002
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

| Original Score: 2/5

October 23, 2002
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

| Original Score: 0/5

March 28, 2004
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

| Original Score: 1/5

August 4, 2005
Kevin N. Laforest
Montreal Film Journal

| Original Score: 0/5

October 4, 2002
Steve Davis
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 0/5

January 1, 2000
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

July 24, 2005

Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: F

August 30, 1996
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Phil Villarreal
Arizona Daily Star

Madcap fun. It's Tom Arnold's finest hour, though that's not saying much.

| Original Score: 3/5

August 2, 2002
Shane Burridge
rec.arts.movies.reviews

The humor of THE STUPIDS is a lot smarter than its title suggests

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January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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June 24, 2006
Lea Russo
Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002
Lawrence Van Gelder
New York Times
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January 1, 2000
Bruce Kirkland
Jam! Movies

January 1, 2000
Edward Guthmann
San Francisco Chronicle
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January 1, 2000
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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February 14, 2001
Rita Kempley
Washington Post
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January 22, 2002
Derek Elley
Variety
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E! Online
January 1, 2000

Empire Magazine
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Deseret News, Salt Lake City
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Houston Chronicle
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