Beauty Shop - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Beauty Shop Reviews

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March 30, 2005
You take the good with the bad.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/5
March 23, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
March 30, 2005
Barbershop has been given a cinematic sex-change operation.
| Original Score: 2/4
September 30, 2010
So-so movie with great cast pushes PG-13 limits.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
April 4, 2005
This hormonally hyper-charged emporium for dirty talk lacks sparkle and subtlety.
March 29, 2005
I can't authoritatively say that Silverstone's slack-jawed, forced-twang performance is the worst in film history - I can only guess and hope that this is so.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
March 30, 2005
Even a sharp pace can't disguise the lack of dramatic momentum.
April 4, 2005
I thought this was too much like the pilot for a sitcom.
March 30, 2005
Shouldn't Queen Latifah be able to find better projects than an unnecessary spinoff like Beauty Shop?
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
March 23, 2005
About as fresh as a Jeri Curl.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
June 20, 2007
This bottom-feeder's sophomoric, locker room approach to black-white, gay-straight, and male-female issues cannot be undone by a saccharine storybook ending.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
April 4, 2005
This is the very picture of bland, uncreative filmmaking, and the fact that it was made by African-Americans is just a further example of the tragedy of black-on-black crime.
Full Review | Original Score: D+
March 10, 2005
Do your hair at home.
Full Review
March 28, 2005
It's hard to deny Latifah her energy, but the Beauty Shop material is so tired it should come outfitted with a comforter and pillows.
Full Review | Original Score: D+
March 31, 2005
Despite Queen Latifah and its boisterous cast's best efforts to style the perfect social comedy, Beauty Shop doesn't quite cut it.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
June 19, 2009
Take one part "Barbershop," one part Queen Latifah, sprinkle in a tablespoon of 'you-go-girl' and stir to get the confection of "Beauty Shop."
Full Review | Original Score: C
March 30, 2005
Overall, the parts don't come together and jell as well as they did in the Barbershop films.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
April 4, 2005
As a crackling cultural feminine empowerment piece, Beauty Shop is about as well-rounded as an unshaped Afro hairdo
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
August 20, 2005
It's meant to be a gender switch on its predecessor, but it's actually just a pale comparison.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
April 3, 2005
It isn't as much awful as it is fundamentally unnecessary.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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