Identity Thief Synopsis
A victim (Jason Bateman) of identity theft must take extreme measures to clear his credit.
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Movie Reviews

They Didn't Ruin It!

By ShaunO'Cee
I was so worried this would be one of those movies where all the funny scenes had been wasted in the previews, but I laughed throughout the entire run. Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman are amazing,...

Good for a laugh!

By bethjanelle
Melissa McCarthy has done it again! To me the movie was more than the typical farce/road trip saga, due to the talents of Ms. McCarthy. Just when the humor becomes overly broad, she will bring real...

Better than "So-So"

By MedRed
Identity Thief breaks no new ground, but manages to entertain the requisite amount of time to be a fun and funny movie. It really straddles the line between a "so-so" and a "go" but I'll give it...

A little more than So-So but not quite Go.

By parent52
It was entertaining, but predictable, and there were characters in the movie that just never developed. The bad guy in prison, the three people chasing our characters, they just kind of were -- and...

Identity Thief

By dolores.mills
So Good!!!! Excellent cast!...love Jason Bateman. Fast -paced, action packed and awesome stunts. Extremely funny movie. I was entertained from start to finish with all facets of this movie...

Simple funny comedy.

By Alex_Devas17
I had to see this once I saw Melissa was in this. I can't believe this is that same woman who played Sookie in Gilmore Girls! Anyway, Bateman plays a good straight man to McCarthy's antics. There are...

Cute Take on Real Problem

By KDM04
I thought the movie was pretty amusing and I got some good laughs out of it. They took a major issue and made it a bit lighter and funnier. And the ending was very neat. I think it's worth the...

Identity Thief

By BirdieMachine
This movie was intellectually lazy. A re-hash of Planes, Trains, and Automobiles without the wit. A few light chuckles but generally not that funny. 95% physical humor, 5% witty dialog. The...

If you have a sense of humor, you'll love this movie.

By abbeinparadise
Melissa McCarthy is the female Chris Farley, so if you enjoy the physical humor that he did, you'll love this Jason Bateman is the perfect straight man foil for her. The audience in our showing was...

Identity Thief

By raneisha78
Hilarious I thoroughly enjoyed the film. I loved her in Bridesmaids and she was even funnier in this one. I loved Jason as well he did a great job I was entertained :)...

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Rated R | For Sexual Content and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Great stars can't rescue uneven, sometimes violent comedy.
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