Real Life Reviews

May 16, 2019
A great idea. But the movie that Albert Brooks has made from it, alas, gets most of its laughs in the first 10 minutes, slides into a long middle stretch of repetitive situations and ends on a note of embarrassing hysteria.
February 15, 2006
Though amusing in spots, it goes too far with its one-note joke until it becomes abrasive.
August 28, 2002
There's a little bit of genuine prescience, inspiration, and intelligence coursing through its veins, but mostly that smattering of each just makes you crave more.