Hitch Synopsis
A love specialist meets his match when he falls for a tabloid journalist.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Immensely likable, and allows Mr. Smith to fulfill his manifest destiny -- as an urbane comedian who is also, shades of Cary Grant, a...
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Smith turns it on with co-star Eva Mendes in a manner that will have George Clooney taking notes.
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Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Smith is an endearing, driving comedic force, one who makes the buoyant Hitch more enjoyable than it has any reason to be.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Carla Meyer
The less in control Smith and his co- stars Eva Mendes and Kevin James appear, the better Hitch becomes, until it's rather delightful.
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USA Today

By Mike Clark
For much of its length, the premise seems less wilted than you'd guess. This is because, for one thing, Mendes gives as good as she gets.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Like most great comedies, Hitch confects a sweetly appealing fantasy.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
James has the forward drive of a trash-compacted Ralph Kramden with some of Ed Norton's random gentility and, here at least, he has a knack...
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Will Smith has an easy charm, and this labored romantic farce works it hard. Too hard.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Will Smith, taking a break from summer sci-fi smashfests, certainly shows a gift for modulation. Far from coasting, he plays a world expert...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
An unwieldy, excessively talky affair, unintentionally exhibiting all the clunky stops and starts and self-conscious ramblings of a...
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Five Word Review

By redyeah
Willy helping out the fellers....


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By Jovann
I LOVE that movie! I've seen it so many times it's so funny and so much fun to watch. It's one of these movies that are not perfect but it's definitely a favorite!...

Still Laughing

By holmon
This film is a hilarious story about a clumsy, nerdy, and awkward man (Kevin James) that tries to land a famous and talented woman with the help of the date doctor, Hitch (Will Smith). Hitch’s job is...

Five Word Review

By critcallyme
great laugh-out-loud funny romantic comedy...


By tmkurish
Hilarious movie. Definitely worth a watch....

Five Word Review

By realdreams
hilarious cool funny WillSmith epic...

Good flick

By panther96
Great date movie!...

Smith fit this role perfect

By MongrolMan
Without Will Smith playing the smooth player with a very UNsmooth past, this movie would have sunk. It was worth my time....

will was the "man"

By youngbutoldschool
I don't think anyone could've done it better!...

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For language and some strong sexual references
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Will Smith charms again; best for teens and up.
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