Jack and Jill Synopsis
An ad man (Adam Sandler) dreads his passive-aggressive twin sister's annual Thanksgiving visit.
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Boston Globe

By Tom Russo
What's more genuinely wacky is what a kick the movie can sometimes be, completely in spite of its big, flat stunt.
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
It's not much to hijack. But playing a lovelorn version of himself, in love with Adam Sandler in a dress, a lisp and breasts, Al Pacino...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Though the Jill problem is too insurmountable to ignore, almost everything else in this comedy succeeds.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
There are moments in Jack and Jill that are genuinely funny - and, just like countless family reunions, there are moments when you can't...
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It's as if, after years of playing characters with temper issues, Sandler has finally let some of that repressed rage leak out toward the...
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Orlando Sentinel

By Roger Moore
Then there's Pacino, out-of-place and yet somehow right at home. You want big? Al does BIG. And since is as close as we're likely to get...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
In one form or another, you get exactly what you pay for at an Adam Sandler comedy. Otherwise the man wouldn't have earned zillions.
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The Hollywood Reporter

Jack and Jill is witless and sloppily constructed, getting by on fart gags, homeless jokes, Latino stereotypes and that old favorite,...
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USA Today

By Scott Bowles
A comedy that has one good joke, four strange cameos and a spirit so juvenile kids may wonder what Sandler's deal is.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
A total bust, a stupefyingly unfunny and shamelessly lazy farce packed with cringe-worthy jokes and overt product placement.
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Jack and Jill review

By sam'spirateprincess
A very good family movie! The entire family laughed and found the movie very entertaining. I thought it would be weird seeing Adam Sandler as a woman but he pulled it off very well....

Critics see to many movies....

By Dawn4
I think critics forget why many people go to the movies. Sometimes you just want to laugh and enjoy yourself. The theater I was at was almost full and from the sound of it most of the people really...

Something Different

By camaywhite05
This movie was great for families. It was great seeing a movie for once that didn't have any cursing or foul subject matter in it. This movie was something different to see, its not a normal movie...

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By virginiakustra
We absolutely loved it. We haven't seen a movie so funny in a long time. It's a great family movie. We kept waiting for a lull in the movie but their wasn't. My 14 yr. old son couldn't...

Very Funny Stuff....Goofy Sandler At His Best.

By Alon Patterson
After "Bucky Larson," Sandler's last screenwriting attempt, anything, ANYTHING, would have been an improvement. He definitely redeems himself with this one. Known for over-the-top goofiness, A.S....


By ocklebockle
Adam Sandler doesn't disappoint. Jack and Jill was one of the funniest movies I've seen in a while. And Al Pacino was quite a surprise! Katie Holmes was terrific. Just a fun time. You HAVE to see...

Jack and Jill

By moviemom43840
I took my 12 year old son with me to see this show ,we laughed alot,i would say it is a family friendly show, you know its funny when you can laugh out loud!...

Jack and Jill...Quite a surprise!

By ehaberman
I am quite the Adam Sandler fan, but was not too sure about this one...but my 10 year old and her 12 year old friend wanted to go... I reviewed it, and it was more of a harmless PG series, for my 10...

Great humor by great actors

By ralphhu
The list of actors in this movie was A+++ and they all did a great job. The storyline was amusing but made a good point. Very enjoyable. Al Pacino acted out about 4 of his characters from earlier...

Jack and Jill

By drmali2001
I liked the movie to some extent. The direction could be better. The movie had the feel of having being put together in a haste without much planning....

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Rated PG | For Crude material including suggestive references, language and comic violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Few laughs in crude, kid-targeted Sandler comedy.
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