Movie reviews for 'Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star' are bad. That, of course, is a massive understatement. How bad? 'Bucky Larson's Rotten Tomatoes score is a whopping 0%. Yes, a goose egg. And not only that, the film is so craptastical that at least one well-known reviewer, A.O. Scott of 'The New York Times,' says that 'Bucky Larson' "may be the worst movie Pauly Shore has ever been in." Seriously people, that includes 'Son In Law.' Check out these hilariously negative 'Bucky Larson' reviews: Chances are, you'll laugh much harder at the reviews of the movie, than the actual movie itself.'Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star' might be leading the pack among potential 2011 Razzie nominees this year, but it isn't the only movie to get raked over the proverbial coals this year. Bucky has some stiff competition from 'The Smurfs' and 'Zookeeper.' Who will win the coveted crown of Worst Movie of 2011? At the moment, it seems the edge goes to 'Bucky Larson.' If you need to get the bad taste out of your mouth from this horrible movie see the 'Horrible Bosses' quotes or these 'Goodfellas' quotes.
Scott Nash, Three Movie Buffs
The worst Saturday Night Live sketch movie ever made that was never actually a Saturday Night Live sketch.You know that uncomfortable feeling you get when 'SNL' suddenly gets totally not funny? Think about feeling that for 1 hour and 36 minutes. Scott Nash of Three Movie Buffs sums things up nicely in his review, adding that 'Bucky Larson' "ranks right up there with the 'Stuart Smalley' and 'It's Pat' movies - but "a billion times worse."
A.O. Scott, The New York Times
...'Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star' may have been made...to console every actor who has ever been in a movie that is a little less bad than this one. Let me put the matter another way: this may be the worst movie Pauly Shore has ever been in. Think about that. If you dare, go on Netflix and test the hypothesis.Critic A.O. Scott is not kidding with this hysterically funny, horrible review. I checked Netflix. This includes 'Encino Man' and my personal choice for worst movie ever: 'Son In Law.' 'Bucky Larson' stinks. Period.
Joe Neumaier, New York Daily News
This god-awful, unfunny, stinkingly putrid sketch-comic movie has exactly one snicker-worthy moment, involving Kevin Nealon and a stolen grape. But watching the rest of it will make you whine.
Critic Joe Neumaier's review of 'Bucky Larson' also notes that, "There are movie atrocities, there are I-just-don't-get-it comedies and then there's 'Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star.'Apparently this one's in a class all by itself.
Keith Staskiewicz, Entertainment Weekly
With his pageboy haircut, ''Gee, golly'' Midwestern accent, and two protruding Chiclets for front teeth, Bucky Larson is a one-note joke played over and over and over.'Entertainment Weekly' movie critic Keith Staskiewicz gives 'Bucky Larson' a 'D' in his review, making me wonder: Exactly how bad does a movie have to be to earn an 'F'?