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July 27, 2012
R , 1 hr 42 min
1,151 Fan Ratings
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Synopsis: During their weekly patrol, four ordinary guys uncover an extraterrestrial invasion in their town.
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R. Lee Ermey
Joseph A. Nuñez
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By Michelle Orange
It's not that The Watch is terrible – it's not not terrible, but there are sufficient diversions and more punitive ways to spend your...
By Steven Rea
Reality aside, The Watch is harmless enough - and even occasionally humorous, in a riffy, sketch-comedy kind of way.
By Claudia Puig
The film is one long Costco joke - but the punch line is never all that funny.
By Lisa Schwarzbaum
If this amateur justice league spent as much time analyzing clues as they did analyzing their junk, in every slang variation available in...
By Scott Tobias
The Watch perks up when Ayoade's spacey line readings give it something unique and unexpected - otherwise, per Costco, audiences are buying...
The Hollywood Reporter
By Sheri Linden
Ben Stiller and Vince Vaughn play the guys they always play in this sci-fi comedy misfire.
By Ty Burr
It's another one of those loud, penis-obsessed bro farces, lazily written (by actor Seth Rogen, among others) and haphazardly directed.
By Peter Travers
Then there's the movie itself, which should be crazy, stupid fun but settles for just stupid.
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By Mick LaSalle
As far as formulaic, empty and disappointing comedies go, The Watch is far from the worst. About every seven or eight minutes, perhaps a...
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By Joe Neumaier
Every summer needs a super-turkey. So barring anything in the next 30 days that's the second coming of "Howard the Duck," the witless,...
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Rated R | For Some Strong Sexual Content, Sexual References, Pervasive Language and Violent Images
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