Joe Dirt Synopsis
A goofy janitor (David Spade) looks for the parents who abandoned him.
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Charlotte Observer

By Lawrence Toppman
Spade, who almost invariably plays smug or smarmy characters, proves he really can act.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Ends up blowing its own joke. Instead of making Joe blissfully arrogant in his Southern rock dude myopia, it turns him into a shuffling...
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Mr. Showbiz

By Cody Clark
A full-throated shout-out to the lowest common denominator.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Just a big chunk of waste flushed from a Hollywood studio.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Edward Guthmann
Knows its audience and doesn't stint on the flatulence jokes, poop jokes, leg-humping dogs and moments of homo-panic.
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Boston Globe

We have to endure 93 minutes of this torture, with only a few high points.
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USA Today

By Mike Clark
Structured loosely enough to work in all the excrement and incest jokes necessary to seem hip these days.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
In one scene, raw sewage is dumped on Joe. See Joe Dirt and you'll know how that feels.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Redefines the notion of a feature film another notch downward.
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New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Talk about waste products; think of the time, effort and money that went into this movie.
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Well Thought Out

By supertroup
Even though it wasn't as funny as I expected I overlooked the plot a little bit. The plot is so simple that it makes Joe Dirt look complicated. I liked it....

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By swagheart12
This movie is ok...

Five Word Review

By redyeah
Funny, just funny as hell...

By sissy5124
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By miranda1997
this movie a hilarios hit that most people would love to watch. from my apiyoin i think this movie is a must go....

The poor mans Forrest Gump.

By myfajahas400children
What do get when you cross Forrest Gump with "My Name is Earl"? The answer Joe Dirt. Joe Dirt was actually kind of funny. Not a lot of the humor was gross out humor, which surprised me. David Spade...

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Rated PG-13 | For language, sex-related humor and crude humor