67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
In essence, this is an indie Adam Sandler comedy, and when its heroes are psyching themselves up for the big event, it's kind of funny. But the orgy doesn't make you laugh - it makes you cringe.
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63

Washington Post

The cast is talented - the chemistry between characters is solid, comedic timing is impeccable and the actors seem to be having fun, which may prove contagious for audience members.
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60

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
The jokes are hit-and-miss, but the cast is uniformly game, with Labine stealing the show.
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55

NPR

By Mark Jenkins
A Good Old Fashioned Orgy deserves credit for not entirely wimping out.
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50

Boston Globe

By Loren King
Any originality in this new movie is overwhelmed by its lazy eagerness to embrace the new standard for R-rated comedy.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
By the time the sex actually starts, any sense of tension or anticipation is gone. It's the rare orgy that feels like an anticlimax.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

Earns its R but may leave audiences wanting more.
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38

Slant Magazine

By Nick Schager
Avoids funny one-liners like the plague, choosing in their place to deliver only squishy faux-outrageousness that, like Sudeikis's one-note stud, exudes an unwelcome air of self-satisfaction.
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38

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
You know this supposedly risqué comedy is in trouble when the funniest gag involves a foot cramp during sex.
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38

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Completely unappealing people.
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44 out of 100
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