How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog Reviews

June 21, 2007
This is an agreeable but hardly challenging film, a movie perfect for a night by the fire when you want to curl up and relax.
December 31, 2004
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February 27, 2004
Has an unusually high ratio of laughs per minute.
February 24, 2003
...a good film that must have baffled the folks in the marketing department.
November 22, 2002
Kalesniko manages to keep all this stuff entertainingly cynical and doesn't let the ever-present sentimental goop overcome his story.
October 14, 2002
An offbeat, nimble and surprisingly winning little 'life comedy' [that] captures with entertaining aplomb the spry whimsy of a writer's brain in action.
October 4, 2002
June 29, 2002
A succinct effort to explore how our relationships force us to re-evaluate what we want out of life at the most inopportune and unexpected of times.
June 15, 2002
March 26, 2002
A film that will likely not "wow" anyone over...but entertaining from a character point of view
March 3, 2002
Run, don't walk, to see this barbed and bracing comedy on the big screen.
February 24, 2002
A surprising drama about the emptiness of cynicism when stacked up against the bounties of compassion.
February 22, 2002
Mordantly funny and intimately knowing ...
February 22, 2002
This slight slice of L.A. life is distinguished by two fine, subtle performances.
February 22, 2002
Audiences conditioned to getting weepy over saucer-eyed, downy-cheeked moppets and their empathetic caretakers will probably feel emotionally cheated by the film's tart, sugar-free wit.
February 22, 2002
Neighbor's Dog operates at a consistent chuckle pitch that frequently gives way to guffaws.
February 21, 2002
... very funny, very enjoyable ...
February 15, 2002
Branagh, in his most forceful non-Shakespeare screen performance, grounds even the softest moments in the angry revolt of his wit.
January 26, 2002
Thank goodness writer-director Michael Kalesniko found someone as verbally nimble as Kenneth Branagh to keep the whole enterprise afloat. He manages, but just barely.