Miss Congeniality 2 - Armed and Fabulous
Miss Congeniality 2 - Armed and Fabulous (2005)

FBI agent-turned-reluctant beauty queen Gracie Hart (played by Sandra Bullock) is taking on both bad guys and high glamour again in this sequel to the comedy smash Miss Congeniality. After her undercover mission at the Miss United States… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: March 23, 2005
DVD Release Date: June 21, 2005
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Critic Score: 15% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Sandra Bullock is still as appealing as ever; too bad the movie is not pageant material.

Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

This, to me, is a classic example of a sequel that was just made because the first one made money. I didn't even like the first one.

Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News

The movie seems so enamored of its own charms that even the outtakes have a slightly calculated feel.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Silly but mildly entertaining farce.

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Ann Hornaday
Washington Post

Like its predecessor, Miss Congeniality 2 is by turns a predictable and outlandishly contrived take on the Pygmalion myth.

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Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer

Deliriously funny if instantly forgettable.

Doris Toumarkine
Film Journal International

Could it really have taken four years to come up with [this]story.

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David Edelstein

Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous is enjoyable in patches, but only because of the goodwill that most of us still have toward Sandra Bullock.

Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

There is no good reason to go and actually see it.

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Lisa Ann Cockrel
Christianity Today

There is a bit of a lesson about identity and self-worth imparted here, but it's muddled at best. Who has two hours to waste watching this movie?

Flixster Audience Score: 42% Flixster User Reviews
Bethany Murphy
Not as good as the first film but still very funny!
Dean McKenna
I was excited to watch Sandra Bullock's return as FBI agent Gracie Hart in this sequel comedy movie, but I thought it was OK. Not as clever and original as… More
Matt Goodman
Just a terrible sequel starring the untalented Regina King. Grade: D
Dean King
The story is not quite as good as the first but it was funnier than I was expecting. Quite similar to the first, more of the same really.
Richard C
it was okay. C
Rachel F
Not nearly as good as the first(which wasn't that great to begin with)