Small Time Crooks Reviews

March 6, 2018
This is an amiable and quite conventional comedy. The biggest problem is that it's not all that funny. The whole movie, with its rather antiquated notions of the lower classes, feels as if it were inspired by another era.
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March 22, 2002
January 1, 2000
Small Time Crooks finds Woody Allen back in a comfortable comic groove.
January 1, 2000
Small Time Crooks is appealing.
January 1, 2000
Small Time Crooks is a small-change Woody Allen film. It's also the writer-director's funniest in years.
January 1, 2000
This is vintage Allen, his powers intact after a string of increasingly cranky, creaky films in the last few years.
January 1, 2000
The grown-up's comedy of choice for summer.
January 1, 2000
A half-baked affair that's a pastiche of better, more inventive comedies.
January 1, 2000
Unexciting acting.
January 1, 2000
Sweet and affirmative.