Flypaper Reviews

August 24, 2011
You know there's something wrong with a comedy when you'd rather see the main characters killed off than live happily ever after.
August 20, 2011
One thought that occurred to me while pacing myself through Flypaper: With the economy being what it is, will there be a rash of bank robbery movies?
August 19, 2011
A mighty thin and derivative slice of moviemaking.
August 19, 2011
It's a mess from start to finish, but there's still fun to be had in Rob Minkoff's caper comedy.
August 19, 2011
In the end, there's just a roomful of decent character actors in search of a point. For them, the titular "Flypaper" may have simply been a paycheck.
August 18, 2011
"Flypaper" has enough twists and surprises to remain interesting in a closed-room, Agatha Christie kind of way. But it's never quite as clever or as hip as it thinks it is.
August 18, 2011
The sprawling ensemble yields to a story that's so heavily worked-over, it doesn't get much of a chance to breathe.
August 17, 2011
You'll be the one who ends up feeling ripped off.
August 16, 2011
The ensemble's amped-up histrionics rub against each other without ever catching fire.
February 8, 2011
Although tempting enough to initially attract audiences, this caper comedy may have trouble getting them to stick around, despite a starry cast.
January 30, 2011
Slick but instantly forgettable.