The Crew
The Crew (2000)

In this dark comedy, a group of retirees wants to save their homes -- but they're not typical senior citizens trying to make the most of their Social Security checks. Four aging former mobsters -- Joey "Bats" Pistella (Burt… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: March 13, 2001
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Though the four actors are good together, the jokes are stale and not funny.

Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

The Crew is all contrivance and we don't believe a minute of it.

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Cole Smithey

The movie always seems to be out of sync with itself.

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Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

... the worst of American popular culture; it is a lazy, condescending, formulaic film that the filmmakers didn't even bother to finish

Steve Murray
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

As entertaining as Ovaltine, it's a lead contender for worst movie of the year.

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Judith Egerton
Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY)

My first reaction to The Crew was: 'Thank goodness it was only 88 minutes.'

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Scott Weinberg

Yeah, nothing funnier than old men farting and Viagra jokes.

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Scott G. Mignola
Common Sense Media

A forgettable made-for-TV-like production.

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Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

Once the story clicks into gear, The Crew is a lot of fun. But that doesn't happen until after the midpoint.

Eric Lurio
Greenwich Village Gazette

This is pure sitcom, the characters are all clichés, and if it wasn't for the situation there'd be no jokes at all.

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