Stir Crazy
Stir Crazy (1980)

Two good-hearted but bumbling souls are mistakenly arrested for a robbery they didn't commit in this comedy, the second of several teamings of Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor. Seeking to clear their name, the two eventually plan to escape… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: August 28, 2001
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Unfunny script.

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Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum

22 years later, and I'm still not laughing.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews can't help but wish that director Sidney Poitier had just let Wilder and Pryor do their thing.

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Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

A comedy classic -- see for yourself.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Stir Crazy is a funny comedy starring Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor.

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Flixster Audience Score: 77% Flixster User Reviews
Melvin White
Harry Monroe: A hundred and twenty five years... Oh God... Oh God... I'll be a hundred and sixty-one when I get out. "Two jailbirds who just want out… More
Spencer S.
Pryor and Wilder, the perfect comedy duo, are funny as ever, mixing Wilder's zany antics, with Pryor's no nonsense form of social awareness. One of… More
Phil Hubbs
This has to be the best Wilder and Pryor combo by far, the sequences set at the beginning of their jail time is pure gold, it loses it at the end as the film… More
Anthony Lawrie
One of the funniest, definitely the unlikeliest and certainly one of my favourite comedy pairings ever. This is Wilder and Pryor's best film together that… More
AJ Verser
Hilarious movie, a classic starring comedy duo Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder. I love it, and I highly recommend it.
xGary Xx
Two bumbling suburbanites are framed for bank robbery and sentenced to 125 years in a tough western penitentiary. This mildly amusing prison comedy certainly… More