Metacritic Movie Ratings
The Watch Reviews



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

    USA TodayClaudia Puig

    The film is one long Costco joke - but the punch line is never all that funny.

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  • 42

    out of 100

    Entertainment WeeklyLisa Schwarzbaum

    If this amateur justice league spent as much time analyzing clues as they did analyzing their junk, in every slang variation available in the Urban Dictionary, the murder mystery in The Watch could have been solved on the first night of surveillance.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    The Hollywood ReporterSheri Linden

    Ben Stiller and Vince Vaughn play the guys they always play in this sci-fi comedy misfire.

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