50

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Formulated on an idiotic idea and develops a predictably lackluster motion picture from it.
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40

Film Threat

By Ron Wells
This movie wasn't nearly as bad as I thought it would be. It's still not that good though.
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38

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Bad films are easy to make, but a film as unpleasant as Baby Geniuses' achieves a kind of grandeur.
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30

TV Guide

Formulaic and deeply unfunny.
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25

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
About as endearing as unanesthetized gum surgery.
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20

Washington Post

By Michael O'Sullivan
The laughs are few, far between and pretty darn faint in this comedy.
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10

L.A. Weekly

By F. X. Feeney
There are ticklish moments, but no real laughs.
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0

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Stack
A stupid comedy with toddlers talking like hip '90s grown-ups.
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0

Austin Chronicle

By Steve Davis
Trying to encapsulate the movie's storyline is not possible; it doesn't appear to have one.
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0

Entertainment Weekly

The worst movie of 1999.
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6 out of 100
Overwhelming dislike
Metascore® based on all critic reviews. Scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.