Urban Cowboy Reviews

August 12, 2019
This industrial cowboy is not precisely a midnight cowboy and is limited to telling its tedious love story to a silly adolescent public. [Full Review in Spanish]
March 4, 2019
As in Saturday Night Fever and Grease, [Travolta] plays a blustery, not-too-bright, young man with an electric personality that is fascinating to watch.
April 27, 2018
Glenn's Wes is the only intriguing one. He's the only real cowboy in a film that's in no way capable of handling him.
February 6, 2018
It's too diluted.
October 17, 2017
There's no denying that this film ends up as a counterfeit endorsement of the so-called simpler so-called values.
March 16, 2007
Travolta & Winger sizzle
April 7, 2006
Pop-culture time capsule dominated by Winger's breakthrough performance.
October 8, 2005
July 6, 2005
At their prime, John Travolta and Debra Winger make for a very sexy married couple in this James Bridges' musical drama, which launched the country and Western fad in music and film.
March 11, 2005
A versatile, intriguing Travolta vehicle
October 2, 2004
July 5, 2004
July 4, 2004
Ultimately it's enjoyable Hollywood stuff.
January 29, 2004
Urban Cowboy zeroes in the the desperate night life of frustrated individuals who find neither adventure nor fulfillment in their daytime existences.
August 16, 2003
Movies that just create silly fads are destined to linger long after their gimmicks have become jokes.
January 19, 2003
Flashy and silly; tries to be a country-Western "Saturday Night Fever," but misses the mark.
July 29, 2002
"aside from Winger, this soap opera is utterly dismal"
July 29, 2002