Guy X
Guy X (2005)

This loose update of John Griesemer's biting and satirical 2001 anti-war novel No One Thinks of Greenland features American Pie starrer Jason Biggs as Corporal Rudy Spruance, a young man enlisted in the U.S. military in the late 1970s,… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: November 27, 2007
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36%
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22%



Critic Score: 36% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Susan Walker
Toronto Star

A movie that doesn't know whether it is slapstick comedy, satire, mystery or a schlock horror flick. Whatever it is, it is highly derivative, and of little consequence.

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David Cornelius
DVDTalk.com

Succeeds in creating a languid, almost hypnotic portrait of go-nowhere, do-nothing peacetime military life.

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Matthew Turner
ViewLondon

Jason Biggs (doomed to have some variation of the words 'pie-botherer' in every article ever written about him thanks to the American Pie movies) makes a successful leap from comedy to drama here.

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Kate Taylor
Globe and Mail

A jack of all formulas and master of none.

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Angela Baldassarre
Sympatico.ca

"Guy X" wins the prize for most boring, pointless and disappointing war movie of the year.

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Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

While there's an enjoyable subversive atmosphere, the story simply isn't sharp enough to mean much of anything

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Jay Weissberg
Variety

A political black comedy without the bite of the classic military satires it tries to emulate.

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Jim Slotek
Jam! Movies

Guy X could be the weirdest failure of the year. It's also not for anyone prone to soft-tissue neck injury, so abruptly does it switch gears from one movie to another.

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Nev Pierce
BBC.com

A film which lingers and haunts, but never compels.

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Flixster Audience Score: 22% Flixster User Reviews
Bannan instant enigma- just add water
Strange, but altogether intriguing. The story of a soldier transferred to Greenland instead of Hawaii and the impossibility of escape. When I saw Jason Biggs,… More
Marcus Woolcott
This film probably would have been a lot better if it could make up it's mind as to exactly what it is: one minute it's trying to be Buffalo Soldiers,… More