"[With] a genuinely soulful performance from Owen Wilson....Frequently funny and just as frequently heartfelt..."
A.V. Club - Keith Phipps (02/24/2011)
3 stars out of 5 -- "[H]ave no fear, the Farrellys haven't lost their taste for the extreme and there are a handful of tasteless LOL bits that thankfully go way over the top..."
Box Office - Pete Hammond (02/25/2011)
3 stars out of 5 -- "Wilson is as good as he's ever been, Stephen Merchant adds a dash of the absurd and Sudeikis gamely carries the yuck factor."
Total Film - Jane Crowther (05/01/2011)
"The Farrellys, working from a script they co-wrote with Pete Jones and Kevin Barnett, set all this up with an innocent dirty-minded aplomb." -- Grade: B-
Entertainment Weekly - Owen Gleiberman (03/04/2011)