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Duplex Reviews

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February 27, 2015
It becomes more and more clear that Duplex marks filmmaker Danny DeVito's attempt at replicating the success of Throw Momma From The Train...
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
December 22, 2010
Gets old fast, and the pay-off disappoints.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
April 29, 2009
A crude, disgusting, irritating, mean-spirited and unfunny dark comedy...
August 12, 2008
Despite confident direction and performances, it rarely lifts itself above the ordinary.
July 22, 2008
This numbing barrage of demolition humor scores only a modest laugh count.
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January 26, 2006
The material is capably handled by director DeVito and lifted by Stiller, a dab hand at physical comedy who also exhibits some onscreen chemistry with Barrymore.
December 6, 2005
Danny DeVito is one of the most underrated directors of our time.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
July 16, 2004
Expecting Stiller to look stressed and Barrymore to look sweet isn't exactly demanding too much of your stars.,
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
April 30, 2004
Hard as it is to care about these homicidal homemakers, it is harder still to laugh at them.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/10
April 13, 2004
Barrymore wanders through scenes as if she has trouble remembering what day it is.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
March 19, 2004
War of the Roses!Throw Momma From the Train! War of the Roses! Throw Momma From the Train!
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
March 19, 2004
Offer[ed] as a grown-up variation of the kind of fart-and-vomit humor that's passed around at the cineplex every day. But why? It is what it is.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
March 17, 2004
Contando com um bom desfecho (algo raro nos dias de hoje), Duplex representa um passatempo razoável.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
March 8, 2004
Duplex puts its viewers in a painful suplex.
| Original Score: 2/4
March 4, 2004
What this little comedy needed was a little...comedy.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/10
February 12, 2004
There's a nice dark comedy in this script that's flattened by DeVito's direction, which continually opts for manic goofiness and cruel vulgarity.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
January 1, 2004
Duplex collapses in rubble long before the duplex of the film does, and it's not even interesting wreckage.
Full ReviewRead More | Original Score: 1/5
December 31, 2003
not since 'Whatever Happened to Baby Jane,' has geriatric terrorism been so creepy.
November 4, 2003
Had Danny DeVito been born British and a quarter-century earlier, he would have fit right in at Ealing Studios, the English outfit known for biting black comedies.
| Original Score: 3/4
October 24, 2003
DeVito keeps hurling handfuls of well-funded excrement on the screen and expects us to think it's funny.
| Original Score: 1/4
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