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Based on 33 critic reviews provided by Metacritic.com
75
Chicago Sun-Times
Bounds from one gag to another like an eager puppy.
75
Entertainment Weekly
This is an action-comedy sequel so indefatigably preposterous and farklemt -- as they say in certain Upper West Side saloons -- that it actually improves on the original.
75
The star interplay and anachronisms recapture some of the surreal spirit of the Crosby-Hope Road movies, and the end-credit outtakes are funny enough to sustain that getting-hoary device for at least one more picture.
75
Philadelphia Inquirer
There are three action sequences here so delightful, so hilariously deploying an old tool for a new use, that they prompt smiles long after I saw the film.
75
New York Daily News
The unlikely cowboys play off each other's strengths like the best doubles team in tennis. The exquisiteness of this match is that Chan and Wilson are both reactive comedy actors.
75
Miami Herald
A hoot.
75
New York Post
That his dialogue is often deliberately anachronistic is part of the joke -- and Wilson's sly delivery is often funnier than the lines themselves.
75
The Globe and Mail (Toronto)
Actually a pretty entertaining movie, in a kick-you-in-the-pants kind of way. A relative rarity -- a solid no-brow comedy.
50
Wall Street Journal
A machine for killing time, and it does so fairly painlessly.
25
Grating.
0
Desperately unfunny action comedy.

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