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The Ladykillers Reviews

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Some wicked pleasures for mature teens and adults.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

December 28, 2010
Rob Gonsalves

Hanks is looser and funnier than he has been in quite some time.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/5

September 24, 2007
David Edelstein
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The Ladykillers is small and compact -- it doesn't kill, it's just a doodle -- but it's a very pleasant cartoon for grown-ups. It's some sweet fodder.

Full Review Source: Slate

August 18, 2007
Kam Williams
Princeton Town Topics

Despite cartoonish characters, over-the-top hijinks, and occasional lapses of bad taste, any movie that leaves you laughing up the aisle, has to remain well-recommended.

Full Review Source: Princeton Town Topics | Original Score: 3/4

May 2, 2007
Eric Melin

The story, adapted by the Coens themselves, is reduced to a series of hoops the characters must jump through to prove just how strange they are.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2/4

September 29, 2006
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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While being far from the Coens' finest hour, it remains more intelligent and ambitious than most of what currently passes for Hollywood mainstream comedy.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Mark Sells
Film Threat

Good but not great, The Ladykillers is simple, somewhat funny and 'nothing more.'

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3.5/5

December 6, 2005
Rick Kisonak
Film Threat

The picture ranks with the brothers' best mid level output.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3.5/5

December 6, 2005
Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

A lukewarm live-action Loony Tunes cartoon.

Full Review Source: Lessons of Darkness

May 4, 2005
Ethan Alter
NYC Film Critic

Here's hoping their next project aims a little bit higher.

Full Review Source: NYC Film Critic | Original Score: 2.5/5

March 5, 2005
Dan Callahan

The Coen Brothers remake of The Ladykillers is a half-baked mess.

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January 31, 2005
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

... second-tier Coen brothers ... technically excellent and never less than entertaining, it doesn't arrest and stun the way Miller's Crossing or Fargo or Raising Arizona did.

Full Review Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette | Original Score: B-

January 27, 2005
Jeffrey Overstreet
Christianity Today

That sophisticated stride that made [the Coen Brothers'] first run of films so remarkable has here degenerated into a sophomoric stumble.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

December 31, 2004
Brian D. Johnson
Maclean's Magazine

Increasingly, the Coens seem more intent on amusing themselves than the audience. And while they deliver some laughs, it feels like a smug exercise in showing off everything but heart.

Full Review Source: Maclean's Magazine

November 20, 2004
Tony Medley

This is one of the best-cast films I've seen in a long time.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 9/10

October 7, 2004
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

The Ladykillers contains several gross errors of judgment that must have given the Coens at least some degree of hesitation at some point in the filmmaking process.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 6/10

September 8, 2004
Rex Roberts
Film Journal International

Exciting and perplexing at once.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

August 8, 2004
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture
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It's both lowdown and effete, a jamboree of whoopee jokes and sick wit.

Full Review Source: New York Magazine/Vulture

August 7, 2004
Anthony Lane
New Yorker
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Everybody in and around this movie is trying too hard.

August 1, 2004
Joe Utichi

The Coens have found their stride again.

Full Review Source: FilmFocus | Original Score: 71/100

July 20, 2004
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