The Out-of-Towners
The Out-of-Towners (1999)

In this film, Henry is an advertising man from Ohio. His wife Nancy feels the spark has gone out of their lives together. After 24 years of marriage, they decide to relocate to New York City. From that point on, anything that can go wrong… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: September 21, 1999
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Critic Score: 27% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Brian Costello
Common Sense Media

Sex talk and slapstick violence in screwball comedy remake.

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Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World

Awful remake of the hilarious Neil Simon original

Harry Haun
Film Journal International

For all the connection the current reprise has to reality, it could be called The Out-of-Touch.

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Betty Jo Tucker
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

John Cleese upstages everyone as an arrogant New York hotel manager. His zany dancing in women's clothes brings back memories of those Monty Python silly walks sketches.

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Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Faltou um diretor que, ao contrário de seus personagens, não estivesse completamente perdido.

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Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

The Kellermans are played without much chemistry by Steve Martin and Goldie Hawn.

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Michael Dequina

Too much of the time the glow of the pair is dimmed by the labored slapstick and painful groaners.

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James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

How much you enjoy this 'Out-of-Towners' will have a lot to do with how many times you can laugh at what amounts to a series of variations on the same joke.

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Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card

toggles between the tedious and the hilarious

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Flixster Audience Score: 32% Flixster User Reviews
Dean King
One of Steve Martins better films, which doesn't say much.
Dean McKenna
Steve Martin and Goldie Hawn reunites since "HouseSitter" in this remake comedy film is a bit of laughs.
Candy Rose
My two favourite comic actors team up again. Their son has just left home, so they head to New York for a break, but get into all sorts of trouble,
Leigh Ryan
It was funny, but the original is better.
Mike S
Fairly fun, but nothing special.
Sunil Jawahir
I saw it in theaters and I still laugh out loud at the antics.