March 22, 2020
...a mostly entertaining yet decidedly erratic board-game adaptation.
November 18, 2019
If you're open to a weirdly atmospheric comedy that dashes from deadpan to manic and back again, it's a delight.
January 2, 2018
You leave it with one conviction: stick with the game.
March 21, 2013
It's not the least bit scary or suspenseful but instead quickly grows tedious. The more you struggle to keep track of the constantly multiplying plot developments, the harder it gets to care who did it.
March 21, 2013
Easily one of the most gimmicky films of all time ...
September 23, 2012
If Clue falls a bit short of the mark, it remains a likeable artifact of talented people giving a ridiculous task the old college try... [Blu-ray]
May 20, 2012
Mostly successful and entirely strange... a comic [mystery] that doubles as a parody and triples as an ironic deconstruction of the form.
January 19, 2007
Only Lesley Ann Warren, as a tough-talking madam, finds an effective level of stylization, using her leggy physique and wildly expressive features to create a cartoonish figure that's funny within its own boundaries.
July 21, 2006
the endings are almost intended to be seen sequentially, and they are the funniest when viewed in that manner
June 24, 2006
The characters are less credible than their plastic counterparts, the puerile humour is dispiriting, and the plotting pulled this way and that by the conceit of releasing the film in the US with a trio of alternate endings.
April 17, 2005
Like a well-oiled machine, "Clue" uses slapstick and situational humor to tell a rather pointed story.
March 9, 2005
Frenetic, silly, but not as bad as is often claimed.
August 22, 2004
As a game and as a movie, Clue is fun.