Daddy Day Care
Daddy Day Care (2003)

When two fathers lose their jobs in product development at a large food company, they are forced to take their sons out of the exclusive Chapman Academy and become stay at home fathers. With no job possibilities on the horizon, the two dads… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: September 23, 2003
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28%
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49%



Critic Score: 28% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Daddy Day Care does its job of babysitting the tots. Anyone older will probably be bored.

Ed Park
Village Voice

[Murphy's] charming enough in this restrained mode.

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Peter Howell
Toronto Star

Tepid attempt at comedy.

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Christopher Borrelli
Toledo Blade

These scenes are so inevitable, you could develop a drinking game around them.

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

It's one of the worst movies of the year.

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Mary Brennan
Seattle Times

Daddy Day Care doesn't rank with the most awful of the Murphy turkeys, but it's definitely flat as a pancake, fueled by bathroom humor, listless pratfalls and recycled, borderline-offensive jokes about the ineptitude of men as caretakers.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Eddie Murphy in slapstick potty humor comedy.

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Claudia Puig
USA Today

Murphy is so oddly bland in Daddy Day Care that it seems like he sleepwalked through the making of the film.

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C.W. Nevius
San Francisco Chronicle

A harmless and amusing summer comedy.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Maybe it's about time Murphy fired his agent and tried reviving his career.

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Flixster Audience Score: 49% Flixster User Reviews
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[img]http://images.rottentomatoes.com/images/user/icons/icon13.gif[/img] Out of all the depressing, lowbrow, dark, idiotic, repugnant family movies Eddie… More
erika bruhns
Daddy day care is about 2 men who work at company that make breakfast food. When they tried to make the breakfast food healthier they got fired. Then they… More
Lucas Martins
This can't be worse... right?!?! ... Oh wait!!!... they made a sequel?!?! Whole shit!!!!
Jim Careter
Not as stupid as the sequel but still awful
Bethany Murphy
Eddie Murphy is hilarious in this film!
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