Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot
Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992)

The carefully maintained ultra macho image of a gruff L. A. police officer (Sylvester Stallone) crumbles when he gets a visit from his meddlesome, over-protective mommy (Estelle Getty) in this action comedy. Things get really hopping when… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: February 1, 1992
DVD Release Date: January 20, 2004
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Critic Score: 4% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Time Out

Most of the blame for this unimaginative effort can be attributed to the script, but Spottiswoode's flat direction doesn't help.

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Rita Kempley
Washington Post

As irksome as it is, the concept is actually better for Stallone than the premises of his earlier awful romps.

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Michael A. Smith
Nolan's Pop Culture Review

Sly is well meaning but just misses the mark.

Vincent Canby
New York Times

This mom is impossible without being funny.

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TV Guide

The doting-mother jokes are all familiar, but rendered with an earnest quality, as though a parent-offspring mediation group is to convene after the film ends.

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Victoria Alexander

Stallone & Getty? No magic here.

Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

It is moronic beyond comprehension, an exercise in desperation during which even Sylvester Stallone, a repository of self-confidence, seems to be disheartened.

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Steve Crum

Gag. Stallone's character should have been shot by overbearing Getty Mom.

Clint Morris

Further proof that Sly should stick to action.

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Flixster Audience Score: 21% Flixster User Reviews
Wahida K
My fav Sly Movie.
Dean King
Oh dear, move along nothing to see here!
Film Crazy
i watch it and i thought that it was reli funny and something mums would probably do and i thought it was reli reli gd and gr8 laugh
danny d
silly but entertaining
Candy Rose
Comedy about a cop who is dominated by his mother.
Dean McKenna
No buddy team on film has managed to misfire quite so badly as Estelle Getty and Sylvester Stallone in this schmaltzy supposed comedy.