...alternate(s) edgy black comedy with sophomoric gags.
—Peter Rainer Christian Science Monitor
John Cusack and Marisa Tomei make the satire work.
—Carina Chocano Los Angeles Times
...a zany, nihilistic free-for-all that goes soft.
—Stephen Holden New York Times
Even less funny than Southland Tales and not nearly as adventurous...
—Bill Weber Slant Magazine
...an overbearing lampoon of American war profiteering...
—Owen Gleiberman Entertainment Weekly
It's too soon to laugh about Iraq, and it'll never be time to laugh about it with this kind of maladroit humor.
—Tasha Robinson Onion AV Club
Flatly directed and poorly timed by Joshua Seftel...
—Aaron Hillis LA Weekly
—Lou Lumenick New York Post