Joe Dirt

Movie review by Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Crass, formulaic comedy with bullying, cartoonish violence.

PG-13 2001 91 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 8 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 14+

Classic movie for quotes

If your family appreciates stupid humor and the classic boy meets girl, Romeo & Juliet style story, then this is a movie you'll be laughing at and quoting together for years to come.
age 14+

A really good bad film.

An enjoyable bad film. So I guess that doesn't make it so bad. I spent half of my time watching it and wondering if David Spade was serious...then I remembered that it's David Spade, but his portrayal is earnest and ultimately it gets me. The film is all over the place, but there is heart somewhere buried underneath that dirt that says that family that is created is best and I can get behind that.

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