Liar Liar Synopsis
A boy's wish comes true that his neglectful father will not be able to tell a lie for 24 hours.
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80

Empire

It's worth hanging on for the spice of the closing credit outtakes, which effectively rounds off a reliably entertaining slice of comic...
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75

San Francisco Examiner

By Barbara Shulgasser
What's best about this script is the premise: a lawyer who doesn't lie.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Stack
Carrey goes boldly where no funnyman has ventured before, and it's simply amazing to watch him do it.
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Jim Carrey entertains himself mightily in Liar Liar, and his enthusiasm is infectious.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
I am gradually developing a suspicion, or perhaps it is a fear, that Jim Carrey is growing on me. Am I becoming a fan? In Liar Liar he...
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67

Austin Chronicle

By Russell Smith
This film is both too formulaic and too much a one-man vehicle to rate as a true masterpiece. But God strike me dead if I'm lying, this is...
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
A laugh a minute? Liar Liar Jim Carrey's forced truthfulness means a lot of mildly funny facial gyrations.
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63

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Carrey is forced to confine his antics to the needs of Liar Liar's unimaginative screenplay, and the results are mixed.
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50

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Jim Carrey proves that he's the most inspired clown in movies today, but parents should be warned that much of the picture's humor is...
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40

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
A sickly soft-swirl confection of low laughs and smarmy sentiment.
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Choked Myself Laughing!

By supertroup
I don't care who you are, this is a funny movie and a brilliant plot for a comedy....

By joslinmelanie
Another great movie from Jim Carrey!...

Funniest Jim Carrey movie and the best too...............!!!!!

By movielover3000
Liar Liar is one of the funniest movies ive seen in a long time! It is about a guy(Jim Carrey), that lies all the time but, on his sons birthday, when his son blows out the candle on his cake, he...

Its hilarius :)

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Rated PG-13
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 12+ Carrey's mugging glosses over some tough issues.
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