out of 100

Generally unfavorable reviews
Based on a weighted average of all critic review scores.

A sample of reviews from critics across the country.

  • 50

    out of 100

    VarietyJoe Leydon

    Kind of a drag when it resorts to frantic slapstick and tired action-comedy tropes, but modestly engaging during stretches that suggest the project would have worked better as an exuberant musical.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The Hollywood ReporterKirk Honeycutt

    Won't likely disappoint fans of men-in-drag comedy but doesn't offer much that's original or funny.

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  • 33

    out of 100

    Entertainment WeeklyAdam Markovitz

    Lawrence's gender-bending jokes are played out, and his slapstick is wooden and slow.

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