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Jack and Jill, Movie

Jack and Jill 2011

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His twin sister is coming for the holidays... and it ain't pretty.

Adam Sandler ropes in some big name stars (Al Pacino, Johnny Depp, Katie Holmes) to co-star in this dress-up comedy in which Sandler plays both the family man Jack and his annoying twin sister Jill, whose short visit becomes an extended stay. 

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139 votes / 43 comments The Talk

  • 41 %

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    • Bert

      Worst. Trailer. Ever

    • Twin

      Adam Sandler is so good they thaught two would be better!.....?WTF

    • KMA

      Oh dear God. Why Al? Why?

    • Zee

      Painful, Its like Nobit all over again! Say it isn't so!

    • Poosanwees

      WOW. That looks terrible. What a waste of time not only making that movie but watching the trailer too.

    • Undecided

      Norbit wannabe??? Looks lame but worthy of a look strictly for Adam Sandler

    • Rondelle

      *Vomits all over keyboard.

    • Julio

      *Points gun at head.

    • Your Mother

      Possibly the worst trailer I have ever seen in my 93 good years.

    • Anthony

      Wow... that was awful

    • blockbuster

      straight to video (bin)....

    • Adam Sandler

      Even I don't want to see it and I'm the star of the movie!

    • clararar

      Wow. Words cannot express how awful this looks. Even Tom will be too embarrassed to go to the premiere with his wife, surely??

    • alibalibee

      embarrasing to watch... awful adam sandler! grow up!

    • amc32

      just shameful and pacino?? he is straying into de niro/fockers territory

    • Smirre

      The Al Pacino of Scarface would punch the Al Pacino of this movie in the face!

    • slychick

      most of adam sandlers movies are funny

    • WTF!!

      I couldn't even watch the whole trailer it looked so S**T

    • Lari

      this looks sooooo terrible!!!

    • Mark

      As if one AS isn't enough.

    • oh no

      should of retired after little nicky

    • scarface

      good ol pacino

    • moe

      mean looks good

    • alex

      Katie, aiming high.

    • Emma8

      wowe waats wif evry1 being soo negative about da movie, talk about beingg crueell

    • Ted

      A movie so bad that the trailer gets panned

    • yeaaah

      pretty cool , love the part when they can feel something (: lols

    • munchies

      Wow adam sandler could honestly pass as a women. I wouldn't look twice if I passed him

    • kaylin

      way cool

    • Kathy-Tamatea

      Adam Sandler's worst film yet? Reviews across the pond suggest a major stinker.

    • Andrew Emin

      Top 10 Best Movies of 2011

    • Mr G

      Adam Sandler hasn't done a great movie in years. I'm done with giving him last chances.

    • Andrew

      Looks so terrible that I may have to go see it.

    • Jess

      Cringe!!!How this was made is beyond me!

    • on uppers

      typical, comments from people on prozac. Adam sandler, appeals to me. I loved the trailer. Iv e got the flu and it made me laugh!

    • lucy

      this movie didn't really appeal to me it's exactly like Mrs Doubtfire

    • tewaiora

      this movie looks AWSOME :)

    • bob

      59% of the people who rated this need to reasise which way is up

    • Brittney

      This Is Such a Great Movie!!! Trust Me!!!

    • Gerd

      A script so stupid that it must be a record in film history.


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Flicks.co.nz Review



  • Fiith Teal

    You Suck

  • pie

    no way

  • Gerd

    Perfect but easy review, as every other conclusion would be a case for the mental health system.

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Liam Maguren Flicks Writer

“Burn this. This cannot be seen. By anyone.” This is one of Al Pacino’s final lines in Adam Sandler’s 90-minute embarrassment. It's also one of the few moments that genuinely made me chuckle only because I pictured it in a meta context. More

All of Sandler’s worn-out gags are here: the crass toilet humour, the foreign guy with the one-liner, the weird kid whose sole purpose is to be weird. Even on a technical level the movie’s shocking, demonstrating noticeably bad editing.

Katie Holmes is non-existent as Jack’s wife while Pacino joins DeNiro in the shameless veteran actors club. However, the true annoyance of this film is Jill. She is little more than a cross-dressing Sandler doing a terrible impersonating of a Jewish Sarah Palin. Her social incompetency simply isn’t funny, just grating and exhausting to watch. Hide

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If the world is to truly end in 2012 then this movie is justification enough...

adamatdramatrain Flicks Superstar (?)

As a connoisseur of bad movies, I've put myself through agonies that make root-canal without anesthetic look like kids stuff. I've sat through EVERY film Nicolas Cage has ever made and, just to prove my superheroic movie tolerance, even watched his 'Wicker Man' remake/abortion twice. So how bad could 'Jack and Jill' be, right? I mean Al Pacino's in it, lowering himself to the status of an Adam Sandler co-star, just as Jack Nicholson before him (in the insipid 'Anger Management.') Only this time, Al must contend with not one - but two Adam Sandlers. Sandler wrote the screenplay (doubtless in crayon on a piece of used toilet paer) and stars as both Jack and his "twin" sister Jill. His portrayal of Jill is not just an insult to women but to men - to everyone. Who ever lived. Ever. And if that weren't excruciating enough - there's Katie Holmes too. Even Johnny Depp pops up - desperate to be part of this badly acted, poorly executed bad taste marathon.
Director Dennis Dugan spewed up 'Grown Ups', 'You Don't Mess with the Zohan' and 'I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry' and now continues to vent his hatred on humanity with a film that is not so much a carwreck as Adam Sandler's very own monster motorway mash-up, in which he not only causes the horrific accident but then proceeds to take his pants down and personally take a dump on the dead and dying as they sprawl helpless in the twisted and burning wreckage.
Watching this toilet bowl of cinematic excretia, Marlon Brando's last line of 'Apocalypse Now' just kept playing in my head, over and over: "The horror... the horror..." It's bad, but not like 'The Room' - which is bad, but so bad it's funny. This? This makes crass toilet humour look like Shakespearian tragedy. 'Jack and Jill' is every moviegoers worst nightmare and every movie critics wet-dream. But its banal idiocy goes beyond mere words. I mean where do you begin? It's a comedy that isn't ever remotely funny. The script, direction, acting - everything stinks. 'Sh*t' simply fails to sum-up just how awful it is. In fact, there are only two words known to humanity that can sum up just how terrible this is:
"Adam. Sandler."

Minus 10 billion stars :(


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Fart pups and vomit.

Gerd Flicks Superstar (?)

Bad acting, toilet humour to an extend that not even a 3 year old would laugh and a script so stupid that it must be a record in film history. Except for the first and the last 5 minutes.

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Press Reviews

3% of critics recommend

Consensus: "Although it features an inexplicably committed performance from Al Pacino, Jack and Jill is impossible to recommend on any level whatsoever."

ROTTEN TOMATOES SCORE. Read more reviews on Rotten Tomatoes.
A.V. Club (USA)

The film is an inventory of new lows. Full review.

Hollywood Reporter

Witless and sloppily constructed, getting by on fart gags, homeless jokes, Latino stereotypes and that old favorite, explosive chimichanga diarrhea. Full review.

Los Angeles Times

Feels like an elementary school recess that's gone on too long, the merrymaking strained and the participants looking tired even when they're in full comic dudgeon. Full review.

New York Post

Gruesomely unfunny Adam Sandler vehicle. Full review.

New York Times

There are a few funny moments. Full review.

Rolling Stone

A total bust, a stupefyingly unfunny and shamelessly lazy farce packed with cringe-worthy jokes and overt product placement. Full review.

The Daily Mail (UK)

Amazingly, Jack And Jill is even lousier than I feared it would be. Full review.

The Guardian (UK)

Profoundly unhilarious. Full review.

Time Magazine

More than 24 hours has passed since I watched the new Adam Sandler movie Jack and Jill and I am still dead inside. Full review.

Total Film (UK)

Brash, unpretentious and unsubtle. Full review.

USA Today

A comedy that has one good joke, four strange cameos and a spirit so juvenile kids may wonder what Sandler's deal is. Full review.

Variety (USA)

The pic's general stupidity, careless direction and reliance on a single-joke premise that was never really funny to begin with are only the most obvious of its problems. Full review.

Village Voice (USA)

It’s a dull drag-show routine headed nowhere. Full review.