Junior Reviews

September 7, 2011
March 31, 2008
The wait pays off. When the Big Guy starts showing, and begins to get that radiant glow, Junior hits its mellow, endearing comic stride.
April 12, 2002
A happy, healthy, bouncing baby of a movie.
May 12, 2001
The plot is a more fertile ground for comedy than the 'sperm milkshake' that made Schwarzenegger and Danny De Vito brothers in Reitman's Twins.
January 1, 2000
It's goofy and ridiculous and preposterous, and yet it makes you feel good, and there is something oddly heartwarming about the sight of this macho guy melting with feelings of protectiveness and maternal concern.
January 1, 2000
As a comedy, Junior has its share of laughs -- but no more than its share.
January 1, 2000
Junior demands more range from its leading man than he's capable of giving. The predictable result is a big-budget mess more likely to elicit groans than laughter.
January 1, 2000
For the right audience, Junior may deliver. But there's a whole lot of pregnancy to go through first.
January 1, 2000
A fleecy romantic caper with a dusting of feminism, the picture is basically a one-joke movie successfully nursed by director Ivan Reitman.
November 23, 1994