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Overall Rating

Awesome: 26.92%
Worth A Look: 11.54%
Average: 18.27%
Pretty Bad: 8.65%
Total Crap34.62%

5 reviews, 74 user ratings

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Night at the Roxbury, A
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"Did you grab my ass?"
1 stars

Two not so good looking men making a movie. Why?!

A Night at the Roxbury wasn't anything that would ever be considered even close to "funny." Sure, it had a few throwback "ha-ha" moments, but nothing even close to a laugh fest. Mainly, it should be filed under the category "dumb."

And how many movies in the next few years are going to rip off Jerry Maguire? C'mon, now. It's getting old. It was funny when Half Baked came out, but that was about it.

Regardless. A Night at the Roxbury is basically about two brothers trying to get into... You guessed it. The Roxbury. They're brushed off and pushed aside until a chance encounter with Richard Grieco (Grieco? Let's get someone that's at least had a hit in the last twenty years on screen, guys.) gets them in.

From that point on, the brothers' night is wonderful. They meet women, they schmooze with execs, you get the picture. Until the next day. The women find out that they're not rich... Dumped! The exec was supposedly drunk when he was meeting with them... Canned!

After a string of events, the brothers "break up" and go their seperate ways. One of them always getting drunk and one of them falling into the clutches of a horrible, horrible, evil woman.

But it all ends on a happy, if not stupid, note.

The only reason I'm giving this movie a star is because of the ass grabbing thing. That was beautiful.

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User Comments

1/12/08 Pamela White very cute 4 stars
11/20/07 mr.mike Havent watched SNL in decades but this was funny 4 stars
1/28/07 David A. A few funny bits; probably not enough for a two-hour movie. 3 stars
8/26/06 Joe Why make a film out of an SNL bit whose only joke involves bobbin' your head to bad techno? 1 stars
5/27/06 Sheena great music and tons of laughs 5 stars
3/08/06 Anthony Feor Another lame SNL flick 2 stars
9/04/05 tony Funny but if I wanted crap, i would not have seen this one. not enjoyable! 2 stars
8/26/05 ES had its moments, but was this skit really worth the movie? 2 stars
6/17/05 Sandra Moreno i loved it!!!!!!! 5 stars
2/06/05 Jeff Anderson A skit that wasn't funny then, not funny now. Ferrell & Kattan are enjoyable, however! 1 stars
12/27/04 Chelps BEST.........MOVIE.........EVER.....enough said 5 stars
12/10/04 Jason Kaul Bad even for a SNL movie. Rarely are they good, but this one is especially bad. 1 stars
10/15/04 simba funniest movie ever. with best soundtrack ever 5 stars
5/06/04 J.Peckerfoot hey, you from outa town? cool film! 5 stars
4/08/04 Valarie VERY FUNNY!!!!!!!! 5 stars
3/31/04 jarrod this movie was freakin awesome 5 stars
10/16/03 Lainy McDonnualy this is the greatest!! 5 stars
8/01/03 Charlie Excellent mood-booster 5 stars
7/15/03 Brian This movie is one of the funniest movies ever made...Period. 5 stars
4/09/03 JL My sides hurt from laughing! This flick was great! 4 stars
3/17/03 Peter A hilarious movie! Nuff said... 5 stars
12/29/02 Jack Sommersby As funny as a rubber crutch. 1 stars
8/29/02 Robbie What's up Its cool 5 stars
8/29/02 bionic becca i donno if i was pissing or sweatting wheni seen it. 5 stars
2/19/02 April Ick, that about covers my overall feelings on this movie. Music was good though. 2 stars
1/12/02 Audra Not too horrible, like most people think. There was really no plot. A good soundtrack, tho. 3 stars
11/09/01 Mark pathetic slap-stick comedy and cheesey pick-up lines work well. Truly hilarious! 5 stars
9/03/01 Butterbean This should have just stayed an incremental five minute skit on SNL 1 stars
8/10/01 Audra I loved the movie, Chris Kattan and Will Ferrel were great, but it has no plot. 5 stars
7/07/01 Elvisfan As much fun as sunburn, as welcome as a car door slamming your thumb 1 stars
7/02/01 Jennifer Doran im a hoe 5 stars
6/21/01 Razz "Did you grab my ass???" Now that is quality...... 5 stars
5/31/01 blen its sweet!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 5 stars
5/14/01 Roy Smith It made me cry. 4 stars
5/13/01 J.C It's strangely funny.different but nice 4 stars
4/22/01 Luke I dunno i just had a thing for this movie :) I've been wondering, did this come to cinemas? 5 stars
3/30/01 MovieMan I liked this movie. It was funny 4 stars
3/13/01 jesse stailey best funny movie ever. 5 stars
11/20/00 K. Tone Only redeeming virtues: Elisa Donovan & Gigi Rice 2 stars
11/07/00 Melissa Stepper loved it 5 stars
10/20/00 Stuntman weak, cliched and absolute garbage 2 stars
9/03/00 Doug Poorly made or not, it made me laugh, and Chris Kattan is a talented little guy. Good job 5 stars
8/31/00 LW I knew it would be bad, but I had no idea just how bad it could be 1 stars
8/25/00 Add Total and utter crap and totally and utterly funny. A comedy that u can laugh with and at. 4 stars
6/02/00 Steve Layne Harmless fun 3 stars
3/24/00 David Rogers Funny and everything you want in a comedy. All you who hate it are Titanic fans. 4 stars
3/09/00 Mr. Kramitall sleazy, pathetic SNL adapted nonsense 1 stars
12/18/99 SID It's a bad movie, but what saves it is the fact that it is actually funny. Hedaya is great. 4 stars
10/14/99 Lame-Oh Almost threw up. Grieco looks like a male Alanis Morisette on ludes. 1 stars
9/16/99 Ratso Dude, you guys suck. Movies that are retarded rule! 5 stars
7/20/99 Imagoner Sincerely stupid. Frosty's review said it all. This movie is really messed up. 1 stars
6/15/99 Duck It was ok, some funny aprts, great soundtrack! 3 stars
5/10/99 Ah Dooey Superfly's review said it all. 1 stars
4/19/99 jamie Chris Kattan is so fucking funny no matter what he does! Long live Azreal Abyss 5 stars
2/25/99 Viral Messiah My god, who was in charge here? This movie blew the shitter! 1 stars
1/02/99 MFGIT Even as a scheme to rip off retards, it fails. 1 stars
12/16/98 A Guy These two clowns verbalized everything that goes through my head as I hit Chicago clubs. 5 stars
12/03/98 Kirgo blah...some chuckles. First 20 minutes are wretched 3 stars
12/01/98 Lindsay It started out OK, then got better as the film progressed. 4 stars
12/01/98 The Dude This movie was so fucking funny I almost died 5 stars
11/28/98 ShadowStar© Baby, don't hurt me... no more 1 stars
11/13/98 Lord Of The Dunce Too many people forgive bland comedy films. I don't. 1 stars
11/04/98 The Dude I thought this movie was so funny , It was great 5 stars
10/29/98 zenball it's based on a skit and a not very funny one at that 1 stars
10/18/98 Johny No Blues Brothers or Wayne's World here. Better than Spiceworld though. 2 stars
10/18/98 Chris Hey my Mom loved it!! She bought the soundtrack. Bopping there heads 24/7 Go For a laugh! 4 stars
10/18/98 16 in. of swingin' meat and a bucket of balls Lord, why have you forsaken your people? SNL related movies don't work! 2 stars
10/17/98 Mr Showbiz It’s an improvement over It’s Pat. Ouch. 3 stars
10/15/98 Daddy Rich I thought it was funny and I enjoyed it. I thought I got my money's worth. 4 stars
10/05/98 Negative Creep Miss Stress is right. This is a goofball movie only guys would have fun at. *shakes head* 3 stars
10/02/98 Papa John Awesome Film.... it's up my alley. 5 stars
10/01/98 katherine this movie's got no storyline, and its not even CLOSE to even DREAMING to be funny. 1 stars
9/14/98 Chip Taylor Another suck-ass Saturday Night Live movie. Fuck them in the ass. 2 stars
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