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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Twins is not a great comedy - it's not up there with Reitman's "Ghostbusters" and DeVito is not as funny as he was in "Ruthless People" and...
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70

Los Angeles Times

By Michael Wilmington
Twins starts with an overblown fairy-tale quality that seems as if it should work. But, by the finish, the movie collapses on the shoulders...
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63

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Stack
For a big, floppy, silly movie that is in many ways the epitome of throwaway entertainment, Twins has its charms. Arnold Schwarzenegger and...
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
Shtick is what Twins is all about, but there's good shtick and bad shtick, and there's enough good shtick in Twins, the majority of it...
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63

USA Today

By Mike Clark
Like it or not (it's hard to dislike), it's less a movie than a concept searching for one. [9 Dec 1988, p.6D]
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63

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
The attempts to supply heart are never more than synthetic, but Schwarzenegger, as the good guy with the good genes, and his goofy...
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50

Wall Street Journal

By Julie Salamon
Matching Danny DeVito and Arnold Schwarzenegger is an amusing conceit played out in an entirely predictable fashion. It certainly isn't...
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50

TV Guide

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Schwarzenegger proves to be mildly amusing, but DeVito seems to be coasting on his past reputation as an audience pleaser.
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Chicago Tribune

By Dave Kehr
There is a genuine sweetness in Reitman's work that balances the innate cruelty of much '80s film comedy. But this time the gags are too...
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40

Empire

By
The humour, when it comes, is on a par with Reitman's Ghosbusters, but the film feels, rather than the solid comedy it is, like a massive...
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By MongrolMan
This is a good laugh. DeVito is my fave of this flik...