Welcome to Mooseport Reviews
December 28, 2008
Comes off less like a feature film than a failed sitcom pilot.
July 23, 2007
Whose story is this? Nobody's. We don't know whom we're meant to root for...
January 9, 2007
This lackluster production fails to generate much in the way of tension and less in the way of merriment.
December 6, 2005
June 10, 2004
The movie never takes its material far enough, it's never daring, it's never edgy, it's never satiric. It's just, well, it's just TV.
April 17, 2004
Hollywood kids the Democrats because the love the Democrats.
April 9, 2004
The script is so weak, so illogical, so bereft of actual humour that it takes the considerable charm of the cast merely to prop it up.
March 25, 2004
This comedy about politics in a small community must have looked good on paper, with Gene Hackman and Ray Romano on board, but it just fizzles.
March 16, 2004
March 16, 2004
Clunkily earthbound as its characters and the situations plod forward while never getting anywhere.
March 12, 2004
Lord knows we need to laugh about politics, but when it comes to salving our Oval Office wounds, Welcome to Mooseport is like taking a baby aspirin for pneumonia...
March 8, 2004
Not even accidentally amusing, is dumber than a Lyndon Larouche campaign, and features a love story that can only be described as icky. Make that two love stories, and they're both icky.
March 4, 2004
This movie telegraphs its moves from the beginning, each of its laughs calculated as if an accounting firm had prepared them using a spreadsheet and an abacus.
March 3, 2004
The comedy quotient, waning from the start, becomes nonexistent whenever it's placed in Romano's clumsy mitts.
March 1, 2004
a political satire that wants to be little more than a warm'n'fuzzy comedy