80

Movieline

By Stephanie Zacharek
Breezy and enjoyable.
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70

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
This often-witty baby-of-"Broadcast News" tries hard to be liked, like the TV fluff it's built around. The news is that, often, it succeeds.
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Where Broadcast News mourned the trivialization of the nightly news, Morning Glory asks you to learn to stop worrying and love the trivia.
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63

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Morning Glory is itself a work of extreme fluff, a lightweight bauble about the morning-show wars that floats on the updrafts of character comedy until it charmingly self-destructs in the final act.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
In rhythm, humor and performance, Morning Glory is, at best, sporadic.
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63

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
A tart, terrific comedy that gives Harrison Ford his best and funniest role in years.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Roger Michell directs it as though it were an uproarious comedy, but the laughs are light, and the story's real appeal lies in its behind-the-scenes look at the manners and politics of morning television.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
It merely recycles 1987's "Broadcast News" with only a single reference to YouTube.
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50

USA Today

By Scott Bowles
This just in: Morning Glory can't decide whether to skewer the morning news or wallow in its pap.
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30

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
This production is a mess for many reasons, most of them having to do with its frantic efforts to be funny.
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57 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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