The Yes Men
The Yes Men (2004)

A comedic documentary which follows The Yes Men, a small group of prankster activists, as they gain world-wide notoriety for impersonating the World Trade Organization on television and at business conferences around the world. The film… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: September 24, 2004
DVD Release Date: February 15, 2005
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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

A clumsy movie.

Tom Long
Detroit News

There are few things as satisfying as watching the wealthy, righteous, powerful or pompous get fully duped. As a result, there is a great deal of satisfaction in The Yes Men.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...the filmmakers don't have a solid plan for bringing the Yes Men's story to the big screen...

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Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press

The Yes Men's political performance art is very funny and much care obviously goes into it.

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Bill Muller
Arizona Republic

The filmmakers include some good behind-the-scenes footage ... and have unfettered access, but the movie sometimes feels like one long college fraternity stunt.

Jay Antani
Cinema Writer

As activists, the Yes Men are about as effective as an article in the satirical weekly, The Onion, or any episode of Phil Hendry's radio show

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Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News

The Yes Men has its moments, but they're too few and far between to make us drop our Palm Pilots and dissolve into continuous laughter.

Gary Dowell
Dallas Morning News

The Yes Men feels padded at only 83 minutes, as if the footage had been stretched to fill the running time, but it gets the point across that humanity is sorely missing from the corporate world.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Uproarious subversive documentary that targets the World Trade Organization.

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Flixster Audience Score: 66% Flixster User Reviews
paul sandberg
The audacity of what The Yes Men were able to pull off is the saving grace of this film; a documentary that has way too many talking head moments with people on… More
xGary Xx
Two self proclaimed activists impersonating representatives of the World Trade Organisation challenge accepted capitalist thinking in an attempt to set the… More
Curt C
Props to whomever wrote the summary for this and made it sound 100 times more interesting than it actually was. I have never seen pacing issues this bad in a… More

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