The Bounty Hunter Synopsis
A bounty hunter (Gerard Butler) must track down his bail-jumping ex-wife (Jennifer Aniston).
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
In The Bounty Hunter, the couple that foils a bunch of tiresome grade-C thriller goons together stays together. Whether or not that's a...
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
The mishmash ends up as a thoroughly unfunny adult cartoon.
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38

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
The Bounty Hunter does give Christine Baranski, as an Atlantic City entertainer and Mama Aniston, another opportunity to enthrall us with...
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38

Orlando Sentinel

By Roger Moore
Aniston doesn’t bring her old A-game to this. But at least she’s not quiet and reserved and no-energy, her approach to too many roles of...
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38

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Tennant aims for a contemporary version of "The Thin Man," wedding the banter of sparring spouses with sleuth work. To say that he falls...
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38

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Why, oh, why, was this movie necessary?
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
We have to take the sexual tension on faith, as with everything in this formulaic glob of a script.
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

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Works overtime for just a handful of chuckles and a few big yuks.
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25

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
That's what The Bounty Hunter has rustled up -- along with a listless rom-com, a feeble thriller and a supporting cast of clueless...
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
This synthetic comedy is instantly grating.
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Hillarious

By 4christ123
This movie was non-stop laughing... it did start out alittle slow but after that it flew by. Aniston was great and looked as good as she did in Friends 10 years ago. Butler was also very good. The...

NOT REALLY....

By lovestalentmoviefan
...memorable at all. Best moment I recall was Butler in his towel. Yes! Otherwise, nothing to make this stand on it's own from other same type flicks. Complaints about Milo being rough looking...

Bummer!

By birac
With Butler,I thought this would be way funnier and a must see at least twice. Wrong. I even expected Aniston to spread her wings a little from the previews. She didn't. Not real cohesive,with varied...

The Bounty Hunter has a few funny moments with a slopped together story

By thesilentcat4
The biggest problem, and yes I'm starting off with its biggest problem, was that its story was just SO predictable and showed so much non-preparation and thought that it just hurts to watch it. Other...

Bounty Hunter

By Keupp 1
Is was a good movie with a nice mix of comedy, romance, and more! Not the best movie I've seen this year, but it was enjoyable!...

Took a second look at this....

By LTMF 2
...just for kicks when my daughter wanted to go. Maybe we are just turning into cinema snobs,but only mediocre. Not alot of originality or even really funny lines. Always enjoy seeing Butler,but love...

The Bounty Hunter Movie Review

By Asianfreak
70 out of 100 A "cute" romantic comedy that has some falling-asleep moments but still fun....

a funny movie

By barlaw
The whole concept was a cute funny movie,except....there were so many trailers before the movie even came out, it wasn't worth seeing what little was left...

A little long...but worth it!

By ShoeFitz
If you are a true Gerard Butler fan, then you must go see this movie. Yes, it does run a little long and yes, you have to put up with J.A.'s usual facial expressions, and blah..blah. But you will...

Great movie

By bshortey
Kept my interest the whole time....

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For some violence, suggestive comments, sexual content and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 14 & under Stereotypes and minor violence arrest this dull romcom.
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