Cops And Robbersons
Cops And Robbersons (1994)

In order to spy on a suspected criminal, two police officers establish a stakeout in the home of his neighbors, an average suburban family. Their stakeout soon becomes an ordeal, thanks to the interference of the family's bumbling… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: April 15, 1994
DVD Release Date: June 12, 2001
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15%
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Critic Score: 15% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Leonard Klady
Variety

Trapped in a sitcom sensibility, the film never makes the vital connection with the audience that's necessary to spawn a hit.

Richard Harrington
Washington Post

Chevy Chase is lucky Cops and Robbersons isn't a sitcom. If it were, it would be canceled as pronto as his talk show was.

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Lame comedy is not one of Chevy's best.

Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

Chevy Chase returns to the anonymous, unmemorable suburban mode that made his earlier movies profitable. And guess what? The results are anonymous and unmemorable.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Know what this sounds like? It sounds like a screenplay.

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Kevin A. Ranson
MovieCrypt.com

The beginning of the end for Chevy Chase.

Janet Maslin
New York Times

In Cops and Robbersons, Chevy Chase has an unfortunate chance to prove that there's something even more unfunny than his disastrous talk show.

TV Guide

Not nearly as bad as its critical reception suggested.

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Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

A very underrated Chevy Chase comedy.

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Flixster Audience Score: 21% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
Silly and nonsensical but except for Chevy Chase acting like a total moron for most of the running time not that bad.
Dean McKenna
Quite average comedy with Chevy Chase who wannabe detective who gets a taste of the real thing while harboiled cop Jack Palance moves in to set up serveillance… More
Alex roy
This is an underrated comedy that was really entertaining for what it was. I don't believe it deserved the flack it received. This is a fun, mindless… More
Sarah Prisbylla
A cute, easily digestible comedy.
♥Robyn M♥
Chevy Chase plays Norman Robberson, a mild mannered, clumsy father of three living in a suburban neighborhood. Norman brings home a veteran cop, Jake Stone… More