Wise Guys Reviews

May 2, 2016
It's tempting to dismiss "Wise Guys" as a pointless, ill-advised forebear to "Dumb and Dumber." But even if only for an act, you sense De Palma striving for more artful zaniness a la the Marx Brothers or a grimmer side of the Ealing Comedy spectrum.
November 7, 2008
August 31, 2006
A mid-career faux pas, or the director's equivalent of the coruscating, laugh-stuck-in-your-throat dissonance of The King of Comedy?
July 22, 2005
March 8, 2005
August 25, 2004
Brian DePalma, who made some funny movies years ago, seems to have lost his touch.
January 9, 2004
August 20, 2003
March 20, 2003
A waste of celluloid.
February 25, 2003
December 19, 2002
A lame Mob comedy, proving Piscopo is not movie material
August 9, 2002
July 30, 2002
July 27, 2002
January 1, 2000
A terrific piece of throwaway entertainment.
January 1, 2000
Wise Guys is broad and farcical, but there's not a moment when Moe and Harry stop being lovable, or even believable.