The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part
The Walking Dead
Log in with Facebook
Forgot your password?
Don't have an account? Sign up here
and the Terms and Policies,
and to receive email from Rotten Tomatoes and Fandango.
Already have an account? Log in here
Please enter your email address and we will email you a new password.
We want to hear what you have to say but need to verify your account. Just leave us a message here and we will work on getting you verified.
Please reference “Error Code 2121” when contacting customer service.
No consensus yet.
All Critics (8)
| Top Critics (3)
| Fresh (5)
| Rotten (3)
| DVD (1)
Preston Sturges plays his script [based on a story by Earl Felton] with frantic slapstick, stressing raw, bawdy comedy rather than genuine humor, to get the laughs.
To paraphrase the theme song, it looks pretty well shot in the end.
Fast-moving and witty spoof of Western conventions from one of Hollywood's finest writer/directors of comedy.
A parody should surely be subtle with a fine humorous edge to it, but here we have nothing but exaggeration of a most obstreperous kind.
Not so much a lament for the end of the West but for the end of the 1940s
Shoots itself in the arse once too many times for its prolonged spoof to work smoothly.
Even a fair-to-middling Preston Sturges production is better than most comedies by other writer/directors.
This musical western burlesque looks slightly better today, but its still more energetic than funny.
A notorious flop in its day time has been kind to this and today it is a pleasant if unremarkable comedy, a little risque for the period with a sprightly performance from Betty Grable. Many Sturges regulars pop up in the supporting cast which is always a good thing and Olga San Juan is fun as Betty's boon companion.
There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.