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It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World Reviews

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James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk
February 9, 2014
lives up to its intentions as an epic madcap farce, and it offers enough comic variation through the multiple characters and situations that it never feels overlong or monotonous
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Nathan Rabin
The Dissolve
February 7, 2014
It's A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World remains a technological and creative marvel for reasons beyond its sometimes fitful ability to make audiences laugh.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Cole Smithey
January 22, 2012
[VIDEO ESSAY] A classic example of the Screwball Comedy genre.
Full Review | Original Score: A
Phil Hall
Film Snobbery
December 12, 2010
What can you say about a comedy where the Three Stooges are the most sedate people on screen?
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion
July 23, 2008
| Original Score: 3/5
John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews
December 11, 2007
| Original Score: 3/5

November 7, 2007
Spencer Tracy, Sid Caesar, Mickey Rooney and host of good-old-fashioned-comedy chums cram in the action, but miss the laughs in this frantic bank caper comedy.

TV Guide
November 7, 2007
This comic extravaganza starts off funny, but exhausts rather than delights.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
Top Critic
Variety Staff
November 7, 2007
The comic competition is so keen that it is impossible to single out any one participant as outstanding.
Top Critic

Time Out
February 9, 2006
Kramer's 'comedy to end all comedy' stretches its material to snapping point but offers happy hours of star-spotting.
Cole Smithey
December 5, 2005
This movie defines the words "comic romp."
| Original Score: 5/5
Emanuel Levy
July 4, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
Top Critic
Bosley Crowther
New York Times
May 9, 2005
So many excellent actors and stunt men do so much in this film that it is beyond my space allowance to begin to credit them.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan
January 2, 2005
Still the funniest star packed comedy ever.
| Original Score: 5/5
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
July 23, 2004
| Original Score: 5/5
Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World
November 7, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies
April 18, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
February 17, 2003
| Original Score: 3/5
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
October 3, 2002
| Original Score: 3/5
John Urbancich
Your Movies (
August 13, 2002
We just lauged and laughed -- in Cinerama, no less.
| Original Score: 4/5
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
October 18, 2008
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