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San Francisco Chronicle

Succeeds because of the cast's communal vibe of arrogant stupidity.
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75

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
The first half of Scotland, PA is by far the funniest, with witty dialogue, hilariously ugly period fashions and hairstyles.
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Funny? Yes, but in its slapdash way, it sounds nuttier than it plays.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
That very curious thing, a Shakespearean happy meal.
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63

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
Shakespeare purists may scoff and wonder what the point is, but Morrissette would probably shrug and say ``Why not?''
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63

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
I have the curious suspicion that it will be enjoyed most by someone who knows absolutely nothing about Shakespeare, and can see it simply...
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60

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
At many points along the way I wanted to wash my hands of Scotland, PA., but then this sly, silly comedy got me smiling again.
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50

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
As Shakespeare adaptations go, Scotland, PA. is just a McNugget, but the actors help sustain the satiric tone right up until McBeth's lady...
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40

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Walken is so funny, he almost makes you forget this flick is one joke stretched thinner than Calista Flockhart.
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38

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Blurs the line between black comedy and black hole.
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Rated R | For language, some nudity, drug content and brief violence