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The Baxter Review

Other Critics provided by Metacritic.com

Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 3.0
    51

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 50

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    The problem with The Baxter is right there at the center of the movie, and maybe it is unavoidable: Showalter makes too good of a baxter. He deserves to be dumped.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    "The Station Agent's" Peter Dinklage provides diversion as a gay wedding planner.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Allison Benedikt

    Michael Showalter is a funny man, but … how to put this gently … not a funny movie star.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Kirk Honeycutt

    A wheel-spinner. The more the film stresses and strains to be funny, the unfunnier it gets.

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