It's Pat (1994) - Rotten Tomatoes

It's Pat (1994)

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Who and what is Pat? That is what everyone in this little comedy is trying to find out. "Pat," the little androgynous character created by comedian Julia Sweeney, first appeared in a series of sketches on the TV show "Saturday Night Live." Like the early sketches, the film focuses on people's attempts to determine Pat's true gender.
Rating:
PG-13
Genre:
Comedy
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In Theaters:
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Runtime:
Studio:
Buena Vista

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Cast

Dave Foley
as Chris
Arleen Sorkin
as Herself
Camille Paglia
as Herself
Tim Stack
as Doctor
Mary Scheer
as Nurse
Beverly Leech
as Mrs. Riley
Larry Hankin
as Postal Supervisor
Jerry Tondo
as Sushi Chef
Philip McNiven
as Sushi Customer
Michael Yama
as Curious Sushi Man
Kiyoko Yamaguchi
as Curious Sushi Woman
Juliane Christie
as Strip Club Hostess
Alyson Palmer
as Strip Club Waitress
Amy Ziff
as Strip Club Waitress
Elizabeth Ziff
as Strip Club Waitress
Dee Hengstler
as 1st Stripper
Donna Baltron
as 2nd Stripper
Susan Mosher
as 1st Engagement Party Guest
Michael Sweeney
as 2nd Engagement Party Guest
Alberto Alejandrino
as 3rd Engagement Party Guest
Katie Wright
as Groupie
Robin Mary Florence
as Concert Party Waitress
David Drake
as Gunther
Tim Meadows
as Station Manager
Bari K. Willerford
as 1st Concert Guard
Mitch Pileggi
as 2nd Concert Guard
Andrew Weiss
as Ween Bassist
John Weiss
as Ween Drummer
Dean Ween
as Himself
Gene Ween
as Himself
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Critic Reviews for It's Pat

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (2)

Ever hear the one about the pic that was too bad to be released, so it escaped? Well, that old joke now has a new punch line: It's Pat, a shockingly unfunny Saturday Night Live spinoff.

Full Review… | March 13, 2007
Variety
Top Critic

It's Pat offers a simple message of self-acceptance, asserting that what counts is who you are rather than what your gender may or may not be. The trouble is that its telling is truly terrible.

Full Review… | February 13, 2001
Los Angeles Times
Top Critic

The story goes nowhere, and if the film ran longer than its 80 minutes, it would have become too tedious to tolerate.

Full Review… | March 13, 2007
TV Guide

Which is more confusing...Pat's questionable gender or this dud's attempt to force a chuckle from our incredulous faces?

January 20, 2006
Movie Eye

One-joke Saturday Night Live-based comedy. Yecch!

January 5, 2005
Kansas City Kansan

Dear God...

July 19, 2004
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Audience Reviews for It's Pat

It's Pat delivers on stretching the one note premise into a feature length film if you can stomach the characters. I can. Cute movie with a substantial cameo by the band Ween. Charles Rocket is great as the neighbor who drives himself crazy trying to deduce Pat's gender.

Tweezerpants
Tweezerpants

Until the end, nobody want to know what it's Pat.

Lucas Martins
Lucas Martins

Super Reviewer

This movie is just as outrageous and creepy as the SNL skits that spawned it, well maybe even more creepy. I didn't find Pat very funny on the show, and if you didn't either, I would not recommend this movie.

Aj V
Aj V

Super Reviewer

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