Reviews

Jan 3, 2018
This classic screwball fantasy is like a more restless and visually high-spirited version of the W. C. Fields pictures.
Oct 2, 2015
Director/co-writer Robert Zemeckis has undeniable energy and flair, but it's being misspent on pretexts and situations that seem inexcusably gratuitous and snide.
Oct 2, 2015
Most of the time, I didn't know whether to laugh or shudder, and I ended up doing a lot of both.
Mar 26, 2009
What might have looked like a great idea on paper has been tackled by filmmakers who haven't expanded it much beyond the one joke inherent in the premise.
Feb 9, 2006
Used Cars runs on a contemporary screwball motor with a slapstick chassis.
Oct 23, 2004
Used Cars was written, directed, and produced by the team of Bob Zemeckis and Bob Gale, two young filmmakers who seem to be higher on kinetic energy than on structure and comedic instinct.
Aug 30, 2004
A foul-mouthed, bumpercrunching farce that is often funnier in theory than in fact but, even so, is a movie that has more laughs in it than any film of the summer except Airplane!
Dec 24, 2002