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Hot Tub Time Machine Review

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3.0

Dave White Profile

Warm enough, at least. Read full review

3.0

Jen Yamato Profile

Not quite The Hangover in a Hot Tub. Read full review

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

  • 4.0
    63

    out of 100

    Metascore®
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  • 40

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    How bad must a movie be to be good fun? How dumb to be smart? (Or, in the case of "Dumb and Dumber," how pretend-dumb to be surpassingly smart?) Whatever the case, Hot Tub Time Machine doesn't make the cut.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    For hilarity, characterization and clever structure, "The Hangover" is far superior. Still, there are some laughs in this uneven but good-natured raunchfest.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Kirk Honeycutt

    A loud, disjointed and not terribly funny comedy, which probably is what one expects with a title like that. The unfortunate thing is, it didn't need to be.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    With sharp riffs on the intersection of '80s pop culture (ALF, Kid 'N Play, Ronald Reagan!) and 21st-century culture (Twitter, Viagra, Second Life!), this Time Machine is a fun dip into a pool of memories that are best forgotten again once the booze wears off.

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