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Fool's Gold

Overview


Genre :

Adventure, Romance

Release Date :

February 08, 2008

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Andy Tennant

Starring :

Kate Hudson, Matthew McConaughey, Donald Sutherland, Alexis Dziena, Ray Winstone, Ewen Bremner, Kevin Hart

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

2 of 4

“..nothing about the movie is memorable..”
by Elizabeth Weitzman [NY Daily News]
1 of 4

“..neither funny nor romantic..”
by Mack Bates [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
1 of 5

“..has no sense of adventure, and no thrills worth seeking..”
by Sean O'Connell [Filmcritic.com]
1 of 5

“..a very uneasy combination of one-note characters, offbeat humour, [and] odd moments of seriousness..”
by David Mercier [FilmJudge]
1.5 of 4

“..a romantic comedy that possesses little heart and even less mirth..”
by Peter Howell [Toronto Star]
Review rate : C

“.."Fool's Gold" offers no fun at all as an intellect-teasing treasure hunt..”
by William Arnold [Seattle Post Intelligencer]
Review rate : B-
Reviewed by Chris Kaltenbach [Baltimore Sun]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Bob Strauss [LA Daily News]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Gene Seymour [Newsday]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Jeff Vice [Deseret Morning News]
1 of 4
Reviewed by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]

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