City Slickers Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 5101

Average Rating: 2.6/4

# of Ratings: 178

Theatrical Release Date: 06/07/1991

Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 06/03/2008

Language: English

Genre: Comedy, Western

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Director: Ron Underwood

Actors: Billy Crystal, Daniel Stern, Bruno Kirby, Jack Palance, Patricia Wettig, Helen Slater

Plot: A trio of men suffer from their own mid-life crisis and decide the best solution is to become real men again - so they join a cattle drive from Colorado to New Mexico. -- Chris Kavan

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Rating of
3/4

Indyfreak - wrote on 05/04/2019

Ron Underwood pay homage to the classic western with a decidedly '90s sensibility in this comedy adventure..The cast is better than expected. Jack Palance's famed supporting role as the crusty ranchhand is a lot of fun. Billy Crystal is solid as the wisecracking protagonist but his costar Daniel Stern has some surprisingly good character work. The pacing is terribly uneven though. But its fish-out-of-water comedy beats are funny.

Rating of
2.5/4

Gabe - wrote on 10/19/2015

A film more well-known for Jack Palance's Oscar speech when he did push-ups than probably for anything actually in the film. This is a fairly typical early nineties comedy star vehicle. Billy Crystal gets to play with his friends and do Billy Crystal things. This is definitely not a bad thing, but it's not world-changing either. It has it's moments, Jack Palance steals every scene that he's in.

Rating of
2/4

Yojimbo - wrote on 05/26/2012

Billy Crystal decides to go to a dude ranch while experiencing a mid-life crisis and undergoes the usual lightly comic life lessons. Worth seeing for Jack Palance sending himself up as a grizzled old cowpoke.

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