Goon Reviews

  • Goon
    • Genre : Comedy, Drama
    • Release Date : March 30, 2012
    • MPAA Rating : R
    • Duration : 91
    • Production Budget : -
    • Studio : Magnet Releasing
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  • wish that Goon were more than a sports-comedy blueprint outfitted with some pretty funny lines
    Review rate : B- by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly ]
  • the very violent but also very funny
    3 of 4 by Peter Howell [Toronto Star ]
  • the helmer once again shows he knows how to deliver smart entertainment with cinematic vigor
    by Robert Koehler [Variety ]
  • the dialogue, while filthy, is wickedly funny, and sounds perfect coming out of the mouths of these beaten-down characters in their low-rent surroundings
    3 of 4 by Kyle Smith [New York Post ]
  • prevails where other sports-film farces fail thanks to Scott’s winning
    3 of 5 by Eric Hynes [Time Out New York ]
  • only it's not particularly funny. Call it Unsuperbad
    2 of 4 by Stephen Cole [Globe and Mail ]
  • often very funny
    by John DeFore [Hollywood Reporter ]
  • manages to make it feel fresh, thanks to an amusing script, muscular direction, and a couple of fine central performances
    3 of 5 by Chris Tilly [IGN Movies UK ]
  • it never does anything with this point, since the film only cares about underdog-makes-good pap
    1 of 4 by Nick Schager [Slant Magazine ]
  • it is loud, violent, but really, really sharp
    Review rate : A- by Jordan Hoffman [ ]
  • good for lowdown fun, this subversive comedy invites us in to celebrate its idiosyncratic bunch of sweet-natured goons
    3 of 5 by Kathleen Murphy [MSN Movies ]
  • asking what's crueler: enjoying the spectacle of blood on ice or taking away a livelihood from those who can't do anything else?
    by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice ]

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