Absolutely Anything
Absolutely Anything (2017)

Monty Python alumni John Cleese, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam, and Eric Idle reunite for this sci-fi comedy directed and co-written by Jones (along with Gavin Scott), and centering on the story of a group of mischievous… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 12, 2017
DVD Release Date: June 27, 2017
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Critic Score: 17% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Given the impressive array of talent involved in Absolutely Anything -- and the near-total lack of laughs it provokes -- this Monty Python reunion can only be regarded as a disappointment.

Nick Allen

Treat-sized food-for-thought from a wonderfully silly director.

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Tom Huddleston
Time Out

As the film itself states: 'The dog's not so bad. It's the people I can't stand'.

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Chris Tilly
IGN Movies

The result is a loosely knitted together series of vignettes, some of which raise titters, but the majority of which elicit groans.

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Stephen Dalton
Hollywood Reporter

Absolutely Anything is a good idea but is executed poorly, with a lame take-home message about great power demanding great responsibility.

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Chris Ball
Cleveland Plain Dealer

This 2015 film badly misses the mark.

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Jake Wilson
The Age (Australia)

The redeeming factor is the sheer, unabashed silliness.

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Peter Debruge

Decades in the making, Monty Python vet Terry Jones' lame sci-fi satire squanders the contributions of top comic talents - including the late Robin Williams.

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Sandie Angulo Chen
Common Sense Media

Crass comedy's only redeeming feature is Robin Williams.

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James Croot

[It] should have been a lot for fun, [but] sadly it's almost "absolutely anything" but.

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Flixster Audience Score: 31% Flixster User Reviews
Film Crazy
A waste of plot briefly saved by a few laughs!
Brendan Nicholls
Pegg needs to choose the projects carefully because this is an utter turkey, the monty python gang reunited for this? I really struggled to start or finish this… More
Kevin M. Williams
Bruce Almighty gets a British redo. So that's what it's like when a property gets a foreign treatment. Now we can understand what the Brits complain… More
Anthony Valletta
Yes, it's a weak Monty Python reunion. As Jones directed films go, I liked this better than Eric The Viking. Simon Pegg and Kate Beckinsale help. So… More
Jamie Clarke
After Simon Pegg became a worldwide known actor he didn't really do many British films so this was a nice little suprise, Ok yeah it's silly and… More