Date Night
Date Night (2010)

Steve Carell and Tina Fey star in director Shawn Levy's comedy about a couple whose routine date night becomes anything but when dinner and a movie just won't suffice anymore. Their union in imminent danger of becoming hopelessly… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: August 10, 2010
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67%
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55%



Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: An uneasy blend of action and comedy, Date Night doesn't quite live up to the talents of its two leads, but Steve Carell and Tina Fey still manage to shine through most of the movie's flaws.

Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor

Fey, in particular, seems uncomfortable with the shenanigans.

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David Edelstein
New York Magazine/Vulture

In three or four scenes, they get a rhythm going, but the editing is smash-and-bash. Shawn Levy is not a director who honors performers' rhythms.

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Jeff Beck
Examiner.com

As believable as the story is, it's strange that the filmmakers didn't do more with the talent they had on hand.

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Dave Calhoun
Time Out

Fey and Carell are better than this, but when the other options in the action-romcom territory include such efforts as The Bounty Hunter, who's complaining?

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Rick Groen
Globe and Mail

Tina Fey is really funny. Steve Carell is really funny. Date Night stars Tina Fey and Steve Carell. Ergo, Date Night must be really ... sorry, I wish it worked that way almost as much as the studios do. But no.

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Ali Gray
TheShiznit.co.uk

Date Night is only ever moderately funny; partially entertaining; quite exciting. It bears the mark of a cinematic no-mark; a bland director whose cast members deserve way better than him.

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David Denby
New Yorker

Fey, in particular, finds herself in the situation of a prima ballerina unaccountably dancing with the Rockettes.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

Its slapstick story of a married couple enduring outrageous fortune offers a lot of laughs, a bit of romance and plenty for either sex to relate to.

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

Levy knows better to simply stay out of the dynamic duo's way and let them do their proven thing.

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Flixster Audience Score: 55% Flixster User Reviews
Wildaly M
It got me some laughs so it was worth it. Plus, they're quite charismatic.
Phil Hubbs
Reasonable crime caper comedy which survives simply due to it starring Steve Carell :) there isn't too much to offer here, the plot is pretty basic, the… More
Jason Robinson
It's what happens when Steve Carell and Tina Fey remake Revolutionary Road.
Jens S.
There is no doubt that Tina Fey and Steve Carell belong to the funniest people in the business nowadays. To have their powers combined as a couple who stumbles… More
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Film Crazy
This movie is just brilliant, really how many things can go wrong in just one night, in would appear a lot! Its a highly amusing and silly movie that entertains… More

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