Fletch Lives
Fletch Lives (1989)

Though the original Fletch was drubbed by critics, it proved a major success for star Chevy Chase. It was inevitable, then, that a sequel would make an appearance. Surprisingly, Fletch Lives didn't come out until 1989--a full five years… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: September 2, 2003
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Critic Score: 31% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Cornelius

The mystery is barely there, and nobody really cares, as long as Chase gets to ham it up under a wider array of fake moustaches and silly accents.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Fairly funny sequel.

Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

A very disappointing sequel that's not nearly as funny and witty as the original.

Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Too bad, he did. Maybe if he hadn't this sequel won't have been necessary.

Clint Morris
Film Threat

Not quite as good as the first, but still an enjoyable jaunt

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Flixster Audience Score: 55% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
Chase's sequel to Fletch is just as good as the first movie, just as funny too. If you're a fan of his, you really should see this movie.
Lafe Fredbjornson
Better than the original Fletch movie, with Chevy Chase donning many funny disguises to solve a series of wrong-doings in the richly-flavored old South. I liked… More
Chris Garman
Fletch Lives is the sequel to the 1985 comedy/noirish film starring Chevy Chase as investigative reporter Jane Doe. In Lives Fletch inherits a plantation in… More
Dann Michalski
Chevy Chase is back for more misadventures in the hilarious comedy Fletch Lives. After inheriting his great aunt's estate in Louisiana, Fletch is framed… More
Jason Spencer
This is not as good as the first one but it's still fun and Chase is great as this character.
Nate Harris
Not as good as the original, sadly, it just seems to lack that something special that makes the first Fletch seem so effortless. Perhaps the change of setting… More