The Ladies Man
The Ladies Man (2000)

Leon Phelps is the grooviest, smooth-talking woman chaser around. Known suitably to all as The Ladies Man, Leon hosts a popular late-night radio call-in show dispensing advice on affairs of the heart. After hundreds and thousands of… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: October 13, 2000
DVD Release Date: April 17, 2001
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Critic Score: 11% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: The Ladies Man joins the growing list of mediocre movies based on SNL skits. It just doesn't have enough material to last the length of the movie.

Geoff Andrew
Time Out

After I swallowed my disbelief and gave my critical faculties a break, yeah, I was tickled every 40 minutes or so.

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly

One more case of a winning SNL character tamed by the wan, fizzled farce around him.

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Dumb -- SNL skits don't work as movies.

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Lawrence Terenzi
Mr. Showbiz

80 minutes of comic mistiming and missed opportunities.

Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter

Only ... fans of Meadows' anachronistic Ladies Man caricature are likely to have any interest in this slapped-together, unfunny movie.

Mark Halverson
Sacramento News & Review

Another Saturday Night Live sketch character tries, futilely, to stretch to feature-length proportion...

Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Desperately unfunny.

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Tom Keogh

A waste of space.

Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)

The director wants his film to be as smooth and as infectious as the funkadelic music he highlights throughout, but a string of bad decisions prevents that from happening.

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Flixster Audience Score: 42% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
The Ladies is not an excellent comedy by any means, but it definitely isn't the worst. I think the film is a bit underrated, and though I agree it's… More
Jason Spencer
It's sad that I thought this was funny.
danny d
one of the 2 or 3 funniest movies ever made, but just too crude to justify
Joseph Eastmond
I watched it and enjoyed most fo it, but the parts I didn't like where stupid, annoying, and downright dumb. I think that is why I really disliked the… More
Lafe Fredbjornson
This movie was a lot of fun. I liked Tim Meadows' "Ladies Man" character.
Sarah Prisbylla
It wasn't the worst thing I've seen, but as a spin-off from a maybe 4 or 5 minute SNL sketch, I thought it was okay. Something to play in the… More