Amazon Women on the Moon
Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)

The 1987 portmanteau comedy feature Amazon Women on the Moon lampoons several film genres in general and the 1954 sci-fi cheapie Cat Women of the Moon in particular. Other sketches in Amazon Women include an opening bit with Arsenio Hall; a… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: September 18, 1987
DVD Release Date: October 10, 2000
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Critic Score: 63% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Variety Staff

Amazon Women on the Moon is irreverent, vulgar and silly and has some hilarious moments and some real groaners too.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Satirists are in trouble when their subjects are funnier than they are.

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Michael A. Smith
Nolan's Pop Culture Review

More hits then misses in this collection of skits. To my knowledge, the Loch Ness Monster is still on the loose.

Geoff Andrew
Time Out

Slim pickings.

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Nick Rogers
The Film Yap

There is, amid the frat-basement scheme, a thesis statement: With every electronic leap forward, the wick on our attention span shortens, blackens, takes longer to spark. In other words, smart about being stupid and stuffed with substantial laughs.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

The material is uneven; some of it is very funny while other skits fall flat.

Janet Maslin
New York Times

An anarchic, often hilarious adventure in dial-spinning, a collection of brief skits and wacko parodies that are sometimes quite clever, though they're just as often happily sophomoric, too.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Too inane to fully work.

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Jon Niccum
Lawrence Journal-World

Anthology comedy that is not without its charms

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Flixster Audience Score: 58% Flixster User Reviews
Lucas Martins
Sometimes very silly and not so funny, but with a interesting entertaining, just like the cast, Amazon Women on the Moon, have a kind of charm bring a few comic… More
Lafe Fredbjornson
A wacky late-night television film festival which has a hilarious main feature "Amazon Women on the Moon" and flips around to other channels and shows… More
Adam Mahler
As much as I like Joe Dante, I can only like a few of the jokes in his sketches; the work of the other guys is even worse. Landis' sketch with Arsenio… More
Leigh Ryan
Funny, funny film.
Aj V
If you liked The Kentucky Fried Movie, you'll love Amazon Women on the Moon! This spoof movie is hilarious, outrageous, timely, and full of interesting… More
Michael Gildea
I remember laughing a lot.