Skidoo Reviews

March 5, 2018
The scattershot and hectic comedy conveys Preminger's sense that the world he knows is coming apart at the seams; he does more than depict or caricature the cultural shifts and the generational clashes of the times-he finds new cinematic forms for them.
June 4, 2012
One of those movies that defies labels like "good" or "bad" or "insane" or "genius," Skidoo conveys the generation gap of the late 1960s in a singularly bizarre way.
July 25, 2011
A stodgy old example of the establishment desperate attempt to cash in on an increasingly powerful youth counterculture movement.
July 20, 2011
... Keystone Mobsters, with career criminals and fun-loving hippies colliding in a comedy of flower power, slapstick and psychedelia...
January 5, 2008
A relic for the ages that puts a punctuation mark on the times.
October 23, 2007
It's worth seeing just for the sheer jaw-dropping amazement of it all.
October 23, 2007
Great sums of money were lavished on this dull attempt at humor that failed on almost every level.
October 23, 2007
Skidoo patronises young and old alike, which is pretty much like cutting off both legs before a track meet.
October 22, 2005
This is a real treat.
October 22, 2005
The movie, which has the form of comedy, is 98 minutes of disconnected story-conference ideas.
October 22, 2005
Preminger seems unable to invest his film with any lightness or spontaneity.
October 17, 2005
Preminger's acid trip, and a hilarious piece of vintage hipsterism.