Dumb and Dumber
Dumb and Dumber (1994)

Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels play the title roles (though viewers may find themselves debating which is which) in this genially low-brow comedy. Lloyd Christmas (Jim Carrey) and Harry Dunne (Jeff Daniels) are two intellectually-challenged… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: December 16, 1994
DVD Release Date: May 20, 1997
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Critic Score: 68% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A relentlessly stupid comedy elevated by its main actors: Jim Carrey goes bonkers and Jeff Daniels carries himself admirably in an against-type performance.

Ryan Gilbey
Independent on Sunday

What makes this fantasy of anti-social behaviour so painfully funny, is the gulf between etiquette and vulgarity, the desire to be a child whooping it up in the adult world.

Mark Dinning
Empire Magazine

[Featrues] a plethora of memorable scenes.

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Mike Massie
Gone With The Twins

The teaming and the formula are often copied but rarely matched.

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Gene Siskel
Chicago Tribune

You cannot deny a laugh, and Dumb and Dumber has plenty.

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly

Dumb and Dumber, which features Carrey and Jeff Daniels as nitwits traveling cross-country, is a frayed string of gags posing as a movie. Carrey, though, does literal-minded doofdom with peerless enthusiasm.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a modern classic of the comedy genre...

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

The plot, of course, is merely an excuse for an endless series of gags, and the percentage of them that score is fairly high.

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Variety Staff

The wholeheartedness of this descent into crude and rude humor is so good-natured and precise that it's hard not to partake in the guilty pleasures of the exercise.

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Bill Clark

From the puns to the slapstick to the toilet, Dumb and Dumber is performed at such a high level that it transcends many of its influences.

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Flixster Audience Score: 84% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalh„es
An unpretentious comedy that never loses its fun and is non-stop laughs from beginning to end even after many viewings, relying on the hysterical raunchy humor… More
Tsubaki Sanjuro
Did you pay the gas man?
KJ Proulx
"Dumb and Dumber" is about as passable as a kid cheating on a test in grade school. You may think you have a shot going in, but miraculously you pull… More
Jim Careter
Dumb and Dumber is one of the funniest films ever. The plot was so stupid, and thats the reason I loved it, its called Dumb and Dumber for a reason. The cast… More
Scott Green
Dumb is a complete understatement, Dumber still doesn't cut the grade.
Directors Cat
Dumb and Dumber is one of the silliest movies ever made. It has a simple plot but there are a lot of laughs along the way through the film. Jim and Jeff make a… More