Ernest Rides Again
Ernest Rides Again (1993)

Ernest P. Worrell (Jim Varney) inadvertently finds the long-missing British crown jewels (the tower of London contains fake jewels, according to the film) after he stumbles over a half-buried cannon from the Revolutionary War on the campus… More

Rated: PG
Running Time:
Release Date: November 12, 1993
DVD Release Date: April 27, 1994
Add Your Rating
Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
User Score

Available Online

Critic Score: 14% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Daniel M. Kimmel

The fifth in the series of slapstick comedies about Ernest P. Worrell (Jim Varney) will please his fans but is unlikely to convince anyone else as to it merits.

Chris Hicks
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

You may have forgotten just how grating and irritating Jim Varney's incessant mugging as Ernest P. Worrell can be. If that's the case, here's Ernest Rides Again to remind you.

Full review…
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

A return to the goofy and familiar, Vern!

Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

The best non-Disney Ernest movie, and a fun ride no matter what stuffy elitists would have you believe

More reviews for Ernest Rides Again

Flixster Audience Score: 43% Flixster User Reviews
Stacy Avary
Move over Indiana Jones. Here comes Ernest P. Worrell, our underdog hero. Let me start out by saying this: 'Critics-Schmitics'. Don't let the nay… More
Brendan Nicholls
Story is super thin and only a handful of jokes are funny. It's a shame the character was so poorly written as Varney was really great in the lead role.… More
Bobby Hobbs
This Ernest movie had a good plot, I will give it that. It was an interesting and fun concept to follow and had some cheesy but funny comical parts too it.… More
Curt C
It's an "Ernest" movie starring Jim Varney.
Dann Michalski
Everyone's favorite handyman, Ernest P. Worrell, continues his misadventures in Ernest Rides Again. When an unorthodox college professor advances an… More