• Released
  • February 9, 2001
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 28 min
  • Comedy
  • 372 Fan Ratings
63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Yes, it's stupid. But sometimes it's stupid with a capital S, and it's in those moments of transcendent idiocy that you can't help liking Saving Silverman. At least, a little bit.
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50

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
It's basically a cheerful slob job, one of those slapped-together features so often embraced by teenagers with more disposable income than discernible taste.
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38

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Relentlessly dopey and vulgar.
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35

Mr. Showbiz

By Kevin Maynard
Black, who is creatively marooned in the thankless Chris Farley fat-boy role, deserve better, and so do we.
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25

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Screenwriters look to many sources for inspiration. In the case of Saving Silverman, they looked behind them, and liked what they saw.
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25

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
The kind of comedy that takes the fun out of stupidity.
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25

USA Today

By Susan Wloszczyna
Not just stupid, but brain dead.
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10

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Peet is always worth watching, but the role does her no favors, and the script, involving a kidnapping and a surprise cameo by Neil Diamond - you heard me - smacks of desperation beyond saving.
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0

San Francisco Chronicle

By Wesley Morris
The movie can barely muster the bravery to be even "Dude, Where's My Car" stoopid.
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0

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
In one rotten production -- all involved have managed to create the most unlikable, man hating, woman hating, unfunny idiots since ''Whipped'' ended up on worst movie lists last year.
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22 out of 100
Generally unfavorable reviews
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