Charlotte Observer

By Lawrence Toppman
Gandolfini's fans expect something quirky whenever he shows up, and they'll get what they've bargained for.
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Mr. Showbiz

By Cody Clark
The plot that propels them (Pitt, Roberts) along separate story lines is both unusually character-driven and a hoot.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
This violently comic caper has some spunky charm going for it -- but has a lot of self-consciously hip, studied wackiness going against it.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
It's not the fault of "The Sopranos" charismatic, beefy star (Gandolfini) that he's an actor of such substance and quiet ardor as to make idle movie star ribbitting look frivolous.
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New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Flails about desperately for a genre to call home.
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Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Isolated offbeat moments aside, The Mexican mostly fires blanks.
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USA Today

By Mike Clark
Superstars usually avoid movies this spiritless, and it's tough to believe anyone could read this script and fail to realize the movie wouldn't end up going anywhere.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
Thank God for James Gandolfini.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Can't lift the double curse of too little genuine action, as opposed to quixotic events, and too many fancy words.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Promises a road movie of blissful comic romance and delivers a series of dramatic dead ends.
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43 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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