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The Sweetest Thing Reviews

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December 29, 2010
Extremely lowbrow -- definitely not for kids.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
September 23, 2007
It's not great or inspired by any means, but it's cute and amusing enough.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
June 25, 2004
Call it a younger, West Coast cousin to Sex and the City, or There's Something About Mary from the woman's point of view.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
February 13, 2004
If a date suggests the two of you should go and see this film dump them.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
February 8, 2003
...Mixes smut and wacky girlfriend antics in equal parts, often scoring the guilty chuckle in spite of itself, with plenty of bra-and-panty shots to please the guys.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 13, 2003
Just when you think it's going to be a sappy chick flick, The Sweetest Thing surprises with a lewd joke or half-naked girl.
Full Review | Original Score: 7.5/10
November 7, 2002
Cameron Diaz "comedy" follows the Farrelly brothers' path with degrading, unfunny "jokes" that make you feel unclean just watching them.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
August 25, 2002
Fundamentally ugly in its supposition of normalcy in its uncreative, sex-starved protagonists.
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August 13, 2002
The overriding effect of watching these actresses debase themselves is the cinematic equivalent of a motorway car wreck.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
July 31, 2002
...'forgettable' is one of the best things one could call this film.
Full ReviewRead More | Original Score: C
July 22, 2002
Una especie de There's Something about Mary pero que no termina de cuajarse en algo concreto y termina siendo una... una... una no s qu es lo que termina siendo!
July 20, 2002
Female characters should be allowed to engage in raunchy humor on the big screen; they already do on the small one with Sex and the City. But unlike that HBO series, The Sweetest Thing has no guts.
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/4
June 28, 2002
...this one can't be recommended as a way to spend an hour and a half...you won't get it back.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/10
June 5, 2002
All right, so it's not a brilliant piece of filmmaking, but it is a funny (sometimes hilarious) comedy with a deft sense of humor about itself, a playful spirit and a game cast.
June 3, 2002
There's a frantic, anything-goes quality to "Sweetest" that's appealing at first, until it becomes apparent the movie has little more to offer than the friskiness of its stars...
May 31, 2002
The Sweetest Thing could have been a major summer underdog hit. Don't get me wrong. It's not a very good movie.
May 20, 2002
What's most wonderful is that all the heartless, cruel cads are played by women, and the seemingly sensitive, prey being stalked are played by guys.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
April 28, 2002
Thoroughly noxious offspring of 'There's Something About Mary' and 'Sex & the City'.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
April 26, 2002
This picture is one of the flattest, stupidest, unfunniest sex comedies -- as well as one of the worst all-round pictures -- I've ever seen.
April 24, 2002
A sour attempt at making a Farrelly Brothers-style, down-and-dirty laugher for the female set.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
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