A Million Ways to Die in the West Synopsis
When a mysterious and beautiful woman rides into town, she helps him find his courage and they begin to fall in love
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New York Post

By Kyle Smith
I laughed more at Seth MacFarlane’s sendup of ’60s Westerns than I did at all the other comedies I’ve seen this year, combined.
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80

Village Voice

By Amy Nicholson
Theron proved her comedy chops in the underrated Young Adult, and here she and MacFarlane get along like two eager puppies. If MacFarlane...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
An inventive and caustic comedy that really does look like the thing it's mocking.
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Like "Blazing Saddles", A Million Ways to Die in the West has a slew of comic set-ups and one-liners that kill. And, as with Mel Brooks'...
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67

indieWIRE

By Eric Kohn
In A Million Ways to Die in the West, MacFarlane loads up enough zaniness to make for a generally enjoyable mashup, particularly because...
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63

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Call this cowpoke comedy "Blazing Saddles" for millennials. Or just call it icky.
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60

Time Out New York

Despite the constant threat of untimely death, though, the consequences never seem too dire, and MacFarlane’s irreverent humor feels...
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58

The Wrap

By Alonso Duralde
The moments of absurdity land with a wonderfully weird grace, while the desperately vulgar gags about sex and scatology echo and crash as...
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58

HitFix

By Drew McWeeny
A Million Ways To Die In The West certainly has merits, and in some ways, it is a step forward for MacFarlane, but it is also deeply...
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40

Variety

By Scott Foundas
Seth MacFarlane has delivered a flaccid all-star farce that’s handsomely dressed up with nowhere to go for most of its padded two-hour...
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Funny and well made

By marcse
Let's face it -- either you like Family Guy-type humor or you don't. If not, go see Godzilla. If so, go see Million Ways to Die. VERY funny, smart, well-written, well-directed and worth your $12!...

Good but not that good

By matt8060
The movie was good and it was pretty funny but it was not as funny as Seth's first movie called Ted....

That's Seth for ya...

By chocolate_if
Full of actual facts, locations were real, humor always on the edge, more like a Western than a comedy. See for yourself......

By reveles97
Funny and awesome...

good enough

By crazeyGT
it wasn't the best movie but it gave me enough entertainment for the nite,if u like Seth u will like this movie....

Decent Story but too much profane sexual humor

By JustMarried08
We went to this movie expecting a lot more of a comedy. While parts are funny, a lot of the humor is profane sexual humor. This disappointed us greatly. We also had hoped there would be more Neil...

very funny

By 4theloveofgodmontresor
classic Seth...

Awesome movie!

By scythefisher
I laughed almost the entire time. This movie is totally worth the watch!...

By DCrew
slow start but was pretty funny...

Horible

By katiecobb15
Couldn't watch 30 mins of it with out leaving it's discussing and not funny at all...

More Info

Rated R | For Language Throughout, Drug Material, Some Violence and Strong Crude & Sexual Content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 16 & under Overly crude jokes and gross-out humor drag comedy down.
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