Everybody's Famous! - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Everybody's Famous! Reviews

Page 1 of 3
Emanuel Levy
June 11, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
May 16, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Marcy Dermansky
December 28, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
Kyle Counts
Gay & Lesbian Times
May 22, 2004
| Original Score: 5/5
Steve Schneider
Orlando Weekly
November 2, 2001
De Pauw has one of those soulful, comedically inclined faces that invites instant empathy, and the rest of the cast is likewise well chosen.
Jim Slotek
Jam! Movies
August 14, 2001
You have to like a movie that, in its rosy denouement, proclaims giddily, 'It's a great day for Flemish showbiz!'
Elias Savada
Nitrate Online
August 6, 2001
Yes, I admit it, the film's corny, but there's nothing wrong with this can of sweet, imported niblets.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Sean Axmaker
Seattle Post-Intelligencer
July 20, 2001
A sweet and heartwarming story even as it celebrates and justifies the entire ridiculous phenomenon that Deruddere has been spoofing all along.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
Jim Judy
Screen It!
July 20, 2001
An amiable and generally entertaining, albeit small scale picture.
Top Critic
Susan Stark
Detroit News
July 20, 2001
An entertaining enough oddity, goosed by the added interest of its report on the high level of acting talent from Belgium.
| Original Score: 2/4
Top Critic
Edward Guthmann
San Francisco Chronicle
July 18, 2001
A sprightly, entertaining film, but one in which the satire is neutralized for laughs.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Shirley Sealy
Film Journal International
July 16, 2001
A highly entertaining escape even for those of us who are already oversaturated with entertainment.
Top Critic
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
July 16, 2001
The charming Everybody's Famous is more than a little predictable and not particularly realistic - but that shouldn't seriously discourage anyone looking for light summer fun with a Flemish accent.
| Original Score: 3/4
Top Critic
Loren King
Boston Globe
July 16, 2001
A likable satire on celebrity, Flemish-style, it is no less pointed than its American counterparts, just a lot less pompous.
| Original Score: 3/4
Greg Muskewitz
July 16, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Laura Clifford
Reeling Reviews
July 14, 2001
a good-hearted crowd-pleaser
Full Review | Original Score: B
Arthur Lazere
July 13, 2001
[Director] Deruddere never condescends to the characters--as foolish as they may be, she respects them and sympathizes with them and so do we.
Top Critic
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
July 12, 2001
The more you lower your expectations, the more you'll learn to laugh.
| Original Score: 3/5
Top Critic
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
July 12, 2001
Knows the price of success and the value of family.
| Original Score: 3/4
Top Critic
Loren King
Chicago Tribune
July 12, 2001
A crowd-pleaser, content to serve a little meat along with the sweets.
MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher
November 19, 2008
Michael Szymanski
February 24, 2004
Jean Lowerison
San Diego Metropolitan
October 21, 2002

Boston Phoenix
March 24, 2002
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
August 20, 2001
Kim Linekin
August 14, 2001
Emily Blunt
Blunt Review
August 6, 2001
Tobias Peterson
August 3, 2001
Page 1 of 3