Chicago Tribune

By Robert K. Elder
Gets under your skin with laughs that are fast, slick and slippery and with visuals as vivid as anything this side of Demerol.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Oscillates between streaky black comedy and sanitary instruction.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
A genuinely eccentric comedy that explodes with funny ideas and expresses most of them in wildly original animation.
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Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
In a dismal summer for movies, Osmosis Jones is a fresh breath of foul air.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Likely to entertain kids, who seem to like jokes about anatomical plumbing. For adults, there is the exuberance of the animation and the energy of the whole movie, which is just plain clever.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Should you take the kids? Boys 8 to 11 are the target audience for this gross-out film. A better question might be, should they take the parents?
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USA Today

The animation sequences -- the movie's best moments -- hurtle by at breakneck speed, while the live-action portions are a bit sluggish.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Too crude for the kids and not crude enough for connoisseurs of the "Something About Mary" school of hair jism and balls caught in zippers, Osmosis Jones seems doomed to fall between the cracks.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Wesley Morris
Osmosis is really an occasion for the brothers to take their culture- debasing scatology to a PG crowd.
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
More than a bad movie, it's an anti-movie.
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57 out of 100
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