Dude, Where's the Party? Reviews

November 6, 2003
Town mouse/country mouse isn't exactly the freshest conceit, but the poignancy of the identity issues and the freshness of the cultural glimpses push this film through the occasional slow and/or stale parts.
September 9, 2003
Assembles all the usual stereotypes in one movie.
September 5, 2003
An amiable city mouse/country mouse story.
September 5, 2003
A charming if inconsistent comic essay on assimilation.
September 4, 2003
This film clearly understands its target audience of first-generation Indian-Americans and has its pleasures to provide.
September 4, 2003
Where's the Party, Yaar? is too corny and drawn-out to appeal to crossover audiences but may strike a nerve in Indian communities.
September 4, 2003
Mathews has obvious storytelling chops, and a sharp eye for absurdity.
September 2, 2003
Discretely dismantles caricatures of FOBs with deft send-ups of stock Bollywood leitmotifs.