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Beerfest

Overview


Genre :

Adventure, Comedy

Release Date :

August 25, 2006 (Wide)

Director :

Jay Chandrasekhar

Starring :

Jay Chandrasekar, Kevin Heffernan, Steve Lemme, Paul Soter, Eric Stolhanske, Will Forte, Ralf Moeller, Mo’Nique, Eric Christian Olsen, Jurgen Prochnow

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

“..Whatever the "creative" process behind the film, "Beerfest" is tedious..”
by Kirk Honeycutt [The Hollywood Reporter]
“..still serves up a keg's worth of fun..”
by Annemarie Moody [The Arizona Republic]
1 of 5

“..scene after scene of flat jokes and cheap smut..”
by David Mercier [FilmJudge]
2.5 of 4

“..maddeningly uneven, occasionally uproarious, suds-soaked comedy..”
by Pam Grady [Reel]
1 of 4

“..brutally unfunny..”
by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
“..a strenuously unfunny flick about a secret Olympiad for beer drinkers..”
by Joe Williams [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
Review rate : C
Reviewed by Michael Phillips [The Baltimore Sun]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Nick Schager [Slant Magazine]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Elizabeth Weitzman [New York Daily News]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Michael Phillips [Chicago Tribune]
Reviewed by Brian Lowry [Variety]
Reviewed by Barbara Vancheri [Pittsburgh Post-Gazette]
Reviewed by Michael Phillips [Los Angeles Times]

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