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The Pest Reviews

August 4, 2009
It seems to be targeted at eight-year-old boys with attention-deficit disorder, and could have been more competently made by any one of them.
March 27, 2009
Pic exists solely to showcase Leguizamo's wild and crazy antics, which are very much an acquired taste.
August 30, 2004
When Mr. Leguizamo isn't doing third-rate ethnic parody, he is wallowing in scatological jokes that are so poorly prepared and executed that they make similar antics by Mr. Carrey play like classic routines.
Read More | Original Score: 0.5/5
February 14, 2001
Talented and versatile actor-comedian John Leguizamo indulges himself so totally with incessant mugging, mimicking and all-around showing off that he begins to wear out his welcome before the opening credit sequence is over.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
January 1, 2000
Read More | Original Score: 1/4
January 1, 2000
This film is utterly without discipline or focus in a way that -- to one's shame --one eventually finds oddly endearing.
January 1, 2000
Obviously, someone must have told Leguizamo he's a comic genius. Whoever did that isn't his friend.
Full Review | Original Score: 0/4
January 1, 2000
It's the kind of movie where every paying customer deserves to receive a handwritten apology from the producers.
Full Review | Original Score: 0/4