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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 34%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Can you inflate a gimmick-driven comedy skit into a full-fledged feature film? Up to a point."
‑ Duane Byrge, Hollywood Reporter
"A respectably funny -- but small -- effort, a reunion party best watched in your living room, while you consume mass quantities of pizza with extra molten lactate extract of hooved mammals."
‑ Desson Thomson, Washington Post
"So-so '90s movie based on '70s SNL sketch has edgy humor."
‑ Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
"Its transition to the big screen suggests an idea that was plotted on the back of a beer mat when the creators were too pickled to stand up straight. One wishes they had passed out before they were so inspired."
‑ , Film4
"This film went so wrong somewhere, the"
‑ Alex Sandell, Juicy Cerebellum
"A sweet, funny anarchic pastiche that should find broad based popularity."
‑ Leonard Klady, Variety
"This is a dismal, dreary and fairly desperate movie, in which the actors try very hard but are unable to overcome an uninspired screenplay."
‑ Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
"A one-joke movie, stretched to the limit."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"Feh!"
‑ Eric Lurio, Greenwich Village Gazette
"Better-than-average SNL spin-off, and unfortunately the best thing Aykroyd's done sice Ghostbusters."
‑ Luke Y. Thompson, New Times
"Coneheads falls flat about as often as it turns funny, and displays more amiability than style."
‑ Janet Maslin, New York Times
"I expected stupid humor, silly humor, or bizarre humor, but not no humor."
‑ James Berardinelli, ReelViews
"Whether on Earth or in space, the jokes are either flat or hopelessly crude."
‑ , TV Guide's Movie Guide
"What's so funny?"
‑ Michael Dequina, TheMovieReport.com
"It should have remained a skit on SNL"
‑ Michael Szymanski, Zap2it.com
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