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May 20, 2008
Offers more mild amusement than outright laughs...
December 6, 2005
This should have been a black comic masterpiece.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
August 8, 2005
... can't be dismissed as a vanity project
Full ReviewRead More | Original Score: C+
December 2, 2002
A slyly macabre fantasia that works on its own demented terms.
October 23, 2002
It's as nourishing as a Big Mac with fries.
Full Review | Original Score: C
October 21, 2002
It's a setup so easy it borders on facile, but keeping the film from cheap-shot mediocrity is its crack cast.
October 21, 2002
An uneven parody that sometimes amuses but just as often annoys.
July 9, 2002
Quite possibly the best "modernizing" of a Shakespeare tale in recent memory.
July 1, 2002
McBeth's personal karmageddon builds with comedy and tragedy in equal measure, without being as long as the original.
Full Review| Original Score: 5/5
June 28, 2002
Very clever writing and great casting make this a comedy that's fun to watch even if you're not familiar with the source material.
Full Review | Original Score: 8.5/10
June 17, 2002
If you keep a list of films you want to see one way or another, you would be doing yourself a service by keeping this film high up on that list.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
June 7, 2002
It's not exactly a gourmet meal but the fare is fair, even coming from the drive-thru.
Full Review| Original Score: 3/5
May 10, 2002
There are some truly wacky parallels with Shakespeare's play.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
April 26, 2002
Underachieves only in not taking the Shakespeare parallels quite far enough.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
April 25, 2002
The combined talents of cast and crew create a new take on an enduring drama that pairs nicely with a side order of kitsch.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
April 19, 2002
As flaccid and undistinguished as star James LeGros's period wig.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/10
April 11, 2002
This spawn of William Shakespeare and Ray Kroc has more fun with [the] thin premise than you might expect, mostly because of Maura Tierney.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
April 5, 2002
A disappointment for those who love alternate versions of the Bard, particularly ones that involve deep fryers and hamburgers.
March 22, 2002
It's simple, sizzly and very funny.
Read More | Original Score: 4.5/5
March 22, 2002
The fun is infectious -- the puns, in-jokes and referential asides will keep Shakespeare buffs busy and the rest of the audience entertained even as some punch lines zing over their heads.
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