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Road Trip Reviews

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March 22, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
January 1, 2000
As the guys continue on their way to Texas, this Road Trip degenerates into a slow-moving game of connect-the-gross-outs.
January 1, 2000
Although lively at times, the proceedings are far too perfunctory to generate a 'can-you-top-this' quality. The result is a film that knows some of the words, but not the music.
January 1, 2000
Multiplexes should be thronged with howling, high-fiving young men deep into summer.
January 1, 2000
Road Trip is nothing more than a series of sight gags and put-downs. It's often funny, but it never has anything smart to say.
January 1, 2000
The movie is sloppily made, but there's almost a sly charm to the sloppiness, and the unevenness of the filmmaking doesn't detract from the picture's most obvious laughs.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
January 1, 2000
Road Trip occasionally wills itself to rude, crude life. But most of the time it's pretty limp.
January 1, 2000
Still, although the subject matter is sophomoric it has enough of a plot and key performances to humor more sophisticated moviegoers too.
January 1, 2000
Road Trip rides the wave of popularity for base, politically incorrect, outrageous humor.
January 1, 2000
On the whole it works because its over-the-top humor is supported by the filmmakers' ability to view life with a clear-eyed lack of sentimentality.
January 1, 2000
It's no masterpiece, you understand, but it doesn't count on the raging hormones of its audience to do all of its work.
January 1, 2000
The movie takes a slice out of the American Pie recipe book by at least making the final screen product funnier than the trailer.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
January 1, 2000
Road Trip is broadly amusing with a few bright spots. But those can't cover up the major gaps in storytelling, characterization and laughs.
January 1, 2000
Road Trip may not be an ambitious film, but it doesn't lack for imagination, and the nasty edge of its comedy makes it refreshing.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
January 1, 2000
As objectionable as its subject matter is, the most objectionable thing is that it's not funny.
January 1, 2000
As we all know, bad taste is timeless. And sometimes it can be so funny that you can't help laughing.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
January 1, 2000
Road Trip takes a well-traveled highway, but the drivers know exactly what they're doing.
January 1, 2000
Road Trip ... celebrates the triumph of hedonistic righteousness in a world where it already rules.
Full Review | Original Score: B
January 1, 2000
Road Trip may not have the all-time-classic status of Animal House, but it's frequently as funny.
Read More | Original Score: 4.5/5
January 1, 2000
Road Trip is mellow and dirty, which is the wrong combination.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
January 1, 2000
Road Trip is the best dumb party movie of the year; if that's what you've been craving, buckle up.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
Scott and Green seem to be having the most fun, but the entire cast is energetic and the movie feeds on that enthusiasm.