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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
As irresistible as Chan is irrepressible. In a movie season in which, it seems, all the blockbusters boast wheels, it's a treat to see a...
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Wilson is flat-out hilarious, playing this cowboy like a surfer dude zapped back in time.
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Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
There's plenty of invention and exuberant vigor in the chopsocky, and Wilson's cool, ironic drollery provides the perfect foil for Chan's...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
This is almost Mel Brooks territory: The frontiersmen think the Chinese are Jews, while the white settlers think it's the Crow Indians who...
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
The first hit movie western of the new century - wins us with a wink. It leaves you in a bright, happily cross-cultural mood. Adios,...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
If you see only one martial arts Western this year (and there is probably an excellent chance of that), this is the one.
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USA Today

By Mike Clark
This one looks like a sure bet for seven weeks (at least) of audience good fortune.
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New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
A silly buddy caper that should delight the adolescent at heart, even if some of the jokes have been sitting too long in the desert sun.
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Mr. Showbiz

By Cody Clark
Given a decent script, they might make a fun summer movie. Given the script for Shanghai Noon, they've come up with a middling Old West...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Lacks confidence in its own much bigger, potentially fascinating story -- an American tale of pageantry and history.
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By Bennigans555
It was really great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...

Shanghai Noon!!!

By Brit07
I love this movie!! Funny from beginning to end! Jackie Chan and Owen Wilson are freaking awesome together! Their on screen chemistry just makes the film soo much better! The story line is cheesy,...


By glxy
it's a very good movie...

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Rated PG-13 | For violence, explicit language, sexual situations