100

Entertainment Weekly

Delightfull time-travel comedy.
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50

TV Guide

Has an intangibly charming goofiness about it that is somehow endearing: here is a movie about teenagers that contains no excessive profanity, no drug references, and no explicit sexual activity.
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50

Washington Post

By Hal Hinson
If the director, Stephen Herek, has any talent for comedy, it's not visible here.
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40

Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
Everything Reeves has done since always has the whiff of "Ted" about it. Party on, dudes.
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40

Variety

Reeves, with his beguilingly blank face and loose-limbed, happy-go-lucky physical vocabulary, and Winter, with his golden curls, gleefully good vibes and 'bodacious' vocabulary, propel this adventure as long as they can.
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30

The New York Times

By Vincent Canby
Meant to be funny, but it only swells the sinus passages. It is a painfully inept comedy.
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25

USA Today

By Mike Clark
Wow, dudes. Pu-trid. (1989 February 20, p.4D)
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44 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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