OSS 117: Lost in Rio Synopsis
A French secret agent goes to Brazil to retrieve a secret list of Nazi collaborators.
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Boxoffice Magazine

By Wade Major
Uproariously funny.
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80

Arizona Republic

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The humor here is on the dry side of zany, and it won't tickle every funny bone, any more than Mike Myers does, or - perhaps a more apt...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
A very funny French comedy of a variety that usually doesn't make its way here.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The movie depends mostly on wild exaggerations of 007, and here it does something right: It shows stunts and special effects that look like...
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70

NPR

It would be charitable to say Lost In Rio picks up right where "Cairo, Nest Of Spies" left off; in reality all it does is rinse and repeat....
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63

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Joe Williams
Maybe in his native language, Dujardin is no funnier than Steve Martin's "Pink Panther." But with subtitles, his deadpan delivery is hard...
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
It's larky, snarky fun.
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63

Boston Globe

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Gallic humor translates splendidly when it comes courtesy of Moliere. The drop-off from that height is very, very steep.
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
This mostly unfunny effort -- though it might have made them laugh silly in its home country -- is unlikely to appeal to art house...
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25

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Sexist, racist humor abounds, with Jews and gays especially taking a beating. I don't always object to non-PC humor -- but I like it to be...
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Quirky

By West Side Movies
It's the Mad Adventures of Rabbi Jacob meets Matt Helm and the Pink Panther. I enjoyed the movie a great deal as did my son but the rest of our party found it long and lackluster. As a French...