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Strangers With Candy Review

Movies.com Critics

2.5

Dave White Profile

… [Sedaris] doesn't disappoint … Read full review

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

  • 3.0
    57

    out of 100

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

  • 60

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Sheri Linden

    Offers more laughs than most comedies of recent vintage. But what was subversive on the tube feels muted at feature length.

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  • 63

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    Fans of the cult TV comedy Strangers with Candy may be happy to catch any sighting of the silly escapades of Amy Sedaris' middle-aged ex-con junkie. But purists will prefer the Comedy Central episodes to this uneven film.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    If you loved Amy Sedaris before in a golfer-lady wig and inbred chump's grin, you'll maybe love her again here, while wishing she had another TV-episode-size venue for her talents

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune

    Easily the wittiest, most ridiculous and best-written comedy of the year.

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