80

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
A blast of comic irreverence that serves as a starring vehicle for two stoner characters who had previously been relegated to the sidelines.
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75

Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
It's deliciously warped, deceptively smart and undeniably funny. Isn't that enough?
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Wesley Morris
In addition to being his filthiest, this is his most free-associative movie. In spite of and because of its homemade look, it's also his funniest.
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75

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Sequels and fun don't often coincide, but this time they do.
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75

USA Today

By Mike Clark
It's gratifying to see a comedy can have no redeeming social value yet be full of hearty laughs.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Whether you will like Jay and Silent Bob depends on who you are. Most movies are made for everybody. Kevin Smith's movies are either made specifically for you, or specifically not made for you.
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
A hit-or-miss affair that starts out wobbly and then gathers comic momentum.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Frisky, raunchy and frequently riotous.
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63

New York Post

By Jonathan Foreman
The originality and intelligence that made Smith's "Clerks" and "Chasing Amy" such refreshing pleasures are all but absent.
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38

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Typical of road comedies, it's a pastiche of sketches.
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51 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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