Reviewed by: David Haviland

Another month, another Ben Stiller comedy.

This one pairs him with Jack Black, playing two neighbours whose friendship is tested when one (Black) makes a fortune by inventing a removal spray for dog turds.

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There are a few funny moments, but the premise is closer to an extended sketch than a film. As a result, there's one glaring omission: there aren't enough jokes.

Reviewed on: 10 Sep 2004
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Over-extended sketch about jealousy between pals.
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Director: Barry Levinson

Writer: Steve Adams

Starring: Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Rachel Weisz, Amy Poehler, Christopher Walken, Ariel Gade, Sam Lerner, Lily Jackson

Year: 2004

Runtime: 99 minutes

BBFC: 12A - Adult Supervision

Country: US


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