Down Periscope Reviews

November 21, 2008
It's good-natured, innocuous frivolity that should raise a few smiles and generate good but not great spring box office.
Top Critic
January 26, 2006
he construction is so ramshackle (or the mood so PC) that the film-makers put a woman (Holly) on board, then can't find a thing to do with her.
January 1, 2000
A soggy sub sandwich layered with cheesy action, stale jokes and gung-ho baloney.
January 1, 2000
More laid-back here than he is on television, Grammer seems to barely break a sweat.
January 1, 2000
The tone of the acting, which is set by Mr. Grammer's blandly laid-back performance, is all wrong for a genre that demands over-the-top hamming.
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
After that auspicious opening, it sinks.
January 1, 2000
There are occasional laughs, but, as with most movies that think they're funnier than they actually are, most of the jokes fall flat.
March 1, 1996