That's My Boy Synopsis
Rich alumnus pays to make klutzy son (Dean Martin) football star.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Never underestimate the importance of guy-on-guy sentimentality in the Adam Sandler universe. It's his way of making his fans feel as if...
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New York Post

By Kyle Smith
That's My Boy is pretty raunchy, and by "pretty," I mean "amazingly," as in Howard Stern- or Seth MacFarlane-style gags.
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No matter how much good-hearted licentiousness follows in the rest of the movie, the opening sequence brings a unshakable sourness to the...
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The Hollywood Reporter

With enough wedding-related shenanigans to pull in the date crowd, the guffaw-to-gag ratio remains relatively respectable, though there's...
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Boston Globe

Sadly, That's My Boy relies on caricatures, rather than characters, to make you laugh.
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Slant Magazine

By Nick Schager
That's My Boy lazily exists in a fantasyland of Adam Sandler's perpetual adolescence, even as it generates some moderate comic friction...
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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Joe Williams
In matters of personal taste, there is no right or wrong, so if erasing brain cells is your idea of a good time, That's My Boy could be...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It's monumentally coarse and vulgar, aimed at the mentality of a 14-year-old locked inside his father's liquor cabinet, and nothing about...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
That's My Boy is puerile, mean-spirited and charmless.
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
As awful as most of That's My Boy is, it's sort of mesmerizing to see how Sandler - in a script credited to David Caspe - keeps his...
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Hilarious, too raunchy but funny

By nng
Don't listen to the bad reviews-- the reason being...YES this movie was very very perverted..and every other line seemed to revolve around sex or something sexual. The entire premise of the movie is...

Funniest movie of the year

By lanelle23
I went to see the midnight showing of this movie and could not stop laughing. The jokes are more for the adult audience but that's okay this movie is laugh out loud funny. The whole theater was...


By Brenton325
Adam Sandler is back! The audience was laughing out loud at times. There were scenes that were comedy at its best. Vanilla Ice, Adam Sanberg and Adam Sandler are a great comedy trio....

The best comedy since the Hangover

By Hunterwonton
Combine a crazy amount of dirty jokes, Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg and too much laughter to contain in one theatre; and you get this movie. The whole theater was rolling from laughter. Probably most...

How A Short-Term Fantasy Really Plays Out

By Reel Reviewer
Everyone had that teacher, friend's parent, etc. they wanted when going through that right of passage known as puberty. This is how that wonderful fantasy would have actually played out over the long...

That's my boy

By whatilike
This was a disgrace of a movie. Very disappointed. Very surprised at these 2 great comedians that they would both stoop so low to make such a bad taste movie.. I walked out......

Worst Adams Sandler movie I have ever seen!

By tkbroker1986
While I will admit that it had some funny parts...this movie was the worst Adam Sandler movie I have ever seen! And I am a huge fan of his! I am not sure why he feels the need to be completely vulgar...

Definitely entertaining

By redconfetti
This movie definitely brought me some laughs, but it didn't completely catch me off guard. Adam Sandlers character and the Little Nicky voice was kind of annoying. The comedic character face, body...


By lovnlife30
I thought the movie was hilarious. To me it was kind of like a spin off of Bridesmaids!!! I haven't laughed so hard since Bridesmaids!!! There were parts of the movie that were a little crazy/vulgar...


By larrykey
With Adam Sandler its a hit or miss,what a miss! No chemistry between these two at all .Fell asleep half way through walked out and saw half of snow white....