• R, 2 hr. 2 min.
  • Comedy
  • Directed By:
    Jonathan Lynn
    In Theaters:
    Dec 4, 1992 Wide
    On DVD:
    Nov 16, 1999

Opening

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21% A Long Way Down Jul 11
—— The Class Of '92 Jul 08

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The Distinguished Gentleman Reviews

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 2/5

February 26, 2005
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Tepid Eddie Murphy political farce.

| Original Score: 2/5

July 25, 2002
Bob Grimm
Las Vegas Mercury

| Original Score: 2/5

August 1, 2002
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 1/5

September 6, 2002
Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

An OK Murphy vehicle, but still the same old hip black guy smarter than the white men routine.

| Original Score: 2/5

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

| Original Score: 2/5

March 27, 2004
Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews

| Original Score: 2/5

November 16, 2004
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 1/5

January 1, 2000
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

| Original Score: 2/5

January 13, 2004
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

June 18, 2005
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C

September 7, 2011

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

December 4, 1992
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

| Original Score: 3/5

August 29, 2003
Dragan Antulov
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Full Review | Original Score: 5/10

February 12, 2004
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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January 1, 2000
Brian Lowry
Variety
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March 26, 2009
Rita Kempley
Washington Post
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January 1, 2000
Vincent Canby
New York Times
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August 30, 2004

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000

Time Out
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January 26, 2006
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