The Beverly Hillbillies Reviews

September 7, 2011
May 13, 2008
With films like these, it's a wonder studios still think it's a good idea to regurgitate the past.
May 13, 2008
Four writers worked on the script, and they all should hang their heads in shame.
May 13, 2008
It's thin stuff, but the ingratiating naivete of the characters and the aw-shucks friendliness of the cast are disarming, and it becomes easy to just let this go down as a country tune with some moonshine on the side.
March 24, 2007
June 24, 2006
Director Spheeris should be ashamed of herself.
August 30, 2004
You'll hate yourself for enjoying this, but enjoy it you will.
May 12, 2001
Tomlin finds the humor and the heart in these hillbillies. The rest is just crude oil.
January 1, 2000
Like the old show, the movie glides by quickly and pleasantly. If it's nothing fancy, it's mighty sweet.
January 1, 2000
Don't get me wrong. This is not cerebral humor. It's just that there were a lot of different paths this movie spin-off could have taken and the low road is not one of them.
January 1, 2000
Imagine the dumbest half-hour sitcom you've ever seen, spin it out to 93 minutes by making it even more thin and shallow, and you have this movie. It's appalling. It's not even really a good version of whatever it was that made the TV series appealing.
January 1, 2000
Perhaps the clearest evidence of the dearth of original ideas in Hollywood is the constant need to regurgitate old, worn-out television series.
October 15, 1993