Excerpt: Old Dogs is one of the funniest family friendly movies I have seen all year. Okay so many the year is not very long in the tooth yet, but still this is one funny movie. Robin Williams and John Travolta are two older bachelors on the cusp of making their biggest business deal.
Excerpt: The Film How Old Dogs didn't dominate this year's Razzie Awards is beyond us. We'd rather have a weekend of being force fed All About Steve a la A Clockwork Orange than have watch this horrible movie again. Still interested? It's hard not to be.
Excerpt: For a movie as painfully unfunny as Old Dogs , it sure does want to move quickly to the next bomb. It doesn’t even deliver a punch line before it seems satisfied with dropping all of the build-up.
Conclusion: It's fitting that Seth Green, trembling in the brawny embrace of an overly affectionate gorilla, has become the poster boy for the film's marketing campaign. I too felt trapped in the cumbersome grip of a rampaging animal; in my case the unwieldy, contrived, tasteless comedy that is Old Dogs .
Excerpt: I've seen a lot of terrible, juvenile movies this year-- a lot , trust me-- and yet none of them really earned the description "horrifying" the way Old Dogs does. It's not just that it stars Robin Williams and John Travolta, two actors who we know are capable of better, or that it relies on people...
Excerpt: Making a movie aimed at kids gives filmmakers license for a lot of things: butt jokes and poop jokes, of course—you can’t have one without the other—but also reaction shots of cute animals and montage sequence after montage sequence.
Excerpt: Komedin med gammelgubbarna John Travolta och Robin Williams är inget annat än ett extremt misslyckat försök. Det största problemet – den är inte rolig. Sen råkar också storyn vara ointressant och skådisarna, främst de två huvudrollerna, är usla.