Freaky Friday
Freaky Friday (2003)

Dr. Tess Coleman and her fifteen-year-old daughter, Anna, are not getting along. They don't see eye-to-eye on clothes, hair, music and certainly not in each other's taste in men. One Thursday evening, their disagreements reach a… More

Rated: PG
Running Time:
Release Date: August 6, 2003
DVD Release Date: December 16, 2003
Add Your Rating
Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
User Score

Available Online

Critic Score: 88% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Jamie Lee Curtis and Lindsay Lohan charm in Mark Waters' nicely pitched -- and Disney's second -- remake of the 1976 hit.

David Ansen

Maybe it's only adults who'll get teary-eyed -- kids just wanna have fun. And they will.

Full review…
Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune

A likable but flimsy retread that's barely worth the effort.


What should have been a bland Disney remake has somehow ended up as the most satisfying family comedy for a long time.

Full review…
Ted Shen
Chicago Reader

The premise provides a fine showcase for the two appealing actresses, who appropriate each other's vocal and physical mannerisms with dead-on accuracy.

Full review…
Ty Burr
Boston Globe

The material here may not be the freshest, but screenwriters Heather Hach and the redoubtable Leslie Dixon have buffed the dialogue until it sparkles like the finest cubic zirconium, and the cast is game from top to bottom.

Full review…
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Mother-daughter switch is fun comedic chaos.

Full review…
Time Out

Nothing's really wrong here, but nor are there surprises.

Full review…
Jennifer Frey
Washington Post

It's really a family film, deftly updated for the 2003 market, but still sweetly funny at its heart.

Michael Dequina

A sitcom formula film that tries too hard.

Full review…
More reviews for Freaky Friday

Flixster Audience Score: 57% Flixster User Reviews
Michael Edwards
its a girl movie that i thought was okay
Alex roy
Freaky Friday for me is a terrible, unimpressive film that really is a waste of time. Hated this film, and I thought that Jamie Lee Curtis was wasted here. She… More
Eric Alvarez
Haven't seen the original, but i'm more than certain this stacks up really well or is probably much better. It's funny and clever and all around… More
Scott Green
It's aim was to make you laugh, it just made me chuckle under my breath, there was no real fun in it, no laugh out loud moments, but it still gets some… More
Lucas Martins
Not so good as the originl version.
Cassie Hill
Love this movie. Jamie Lee Curtis is hilarious and I adored Lindsay Lohan in movies like this before she got screwed up.