88

Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
A frequently hilarious exercise in one sex desperately trying to figure out the other.
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75

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
A merry romantic comedy in the screwball tradition.
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75

Chicago Tribune

Delivers on the promise of its playful premise, thanks to some sly gender role reversals and Gibson's willingness to play along.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
A winner.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
If the movie is imperfect, it's not boring and is often very funny, as in a solo dance that Nick does in his apartment, to Frank Sinatra singing "I Won't Dance."
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Gibson, in a disarmingly nimble, fast break performance, makes Nick's new hyperempathy look like the essence of virile panache.
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75

USA Today

By Susan Wloszczyna
Yummy yet empty.
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55

Mr. Showbiz

By Kevin Maynard
As classic romantic comedy goes, it ain't no "Tootsie."
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
The movie's gimmick for airing the contents of a woman's head is not unlike that used for the dogs and tots in those "Look Who's Talking" movies.
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50

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Disappoints.
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47 out of 100
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