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The Tooth Fairy Reviews

David Jenkins
Time Out
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The one element that lifts this above utter tedium is the presence of Stephen Merchant as tooth-fairy administrator Tracy. That he manages to come away with his dignity intact is testament to his skill as a comedian.

Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 2/5

May 25, 2010
A.O. Scott
At the Movies
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Is there anything else to say except skip it?

Full Review Source: At the Movies

February 1, 2010
Aaron Hillis
Time Out New York
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CGI fairy dust, dippy tooth puns and a semi-amusing Billy Crystal cameo can't disguise the fact that this sugary distraction is as hollow as a cavity.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 1/5

January 23, 2010
Stephen Cole
Globe and Mail
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Tooth Fairy makes the mistake of having too many anxious hockey players remain on the ice after their shift has ended.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 2.0/4.0

January 22, 2010
Stephen Holden
New York Times
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Like most family films nowadays, the movie squanders a lot of energy righteously huffing and puffing its message: let kids dream.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 1.5/5

January 22, 2010
Tom Long
Detroit News
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As dental experiences go, Tooth Fairy doesn't hurt as much as you might think.

Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: C+

January 22, 2010
Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post
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The marvelously handsome wrestler-turned-actor -- proving once again better than the material he takes -- dons tights and a baby-blue satin tunic in the slight family comedy Tooth Fairy.

Full Review Source: Denver Post | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 22, 2010
Mary F. Pols
MSN Movies
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The problem is, Derek is not redeemable. Even after he's been to magic fairy land, he continues to behave like a jerk, because that is the natural state of his being.

Full Review Source: MSN Movies | Original Score: 2/5

January 22, 2010
Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post
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One of the film's charms is the way it carries childhood mythology to its logical, if absurd extreme.

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 22, 2010
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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Basically, if you've seen the ads, you've seen the only joke in this one-joke movie, although there are also endless groan-worthy gags about wings and teeth.

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 1/4

January 22, 2010
Linda Barnard
Toronto Star
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Kids won't mind any of The Tooth Fairy's flaws and will find the sight of burly Johnson in a pink tutu hilarious. Parents get a couple of clever gags that will make them forgive the filmmakers. And if we all remember to floss, everybody wins.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 22, 2010
Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger
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Dwayne Johnson in shiny tights. Dwayne Johnson throwing around magic pixie dust. Dwayne Johnson flying around like a clumsy Tinkerbell. Wait. You're still not laughing?

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger | Original Score: 1/4

January 22, 2010
Eric D. Snider
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The motivation for this scenario, obviously, is that someone thought it would be hilarious to see The Rock wearing wings and a tutu. Not that I dispute this, but it's hardly enough to hang a movie on.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: C-

January 21, 2010
Amy Biancolli
Houston Chronicle
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Tooth Fairy isn't half bad, outfitted with gently funny high jinks that place its brawny lead in progressively ridiculous circumstances.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle | Original Score: 2.5/4.0

January 21, 2010
Lael Loewenstein
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A serendipitous combination of star (Dwayne Johnson), material and director (Michael Lembeck), this tale of an arrogant hockey player, forced to serve time in wings and a pastel-colored tutu, scores a goal for kids and adults alike.

Full Review Source: Variety

January 21, 2010
Missy Schwartz
Entertainment Weekly
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A clumsy fable populated with cloying kids and a predictable hold-on-to-your-dreams message.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C+

January 21, 2010
Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
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As you may have guessed, this is purely synthetic, assembly-line stuff, with messages like "Dreams are good for everyone." As a result Johnson overcompensates, amping up his typical enthusiasm until it feels uncharacteristically false.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 2/5

January 21, 2010
John Hartl
Seattle Times
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Although it starts out as a sports comedy, Tooth Fairy quickly turns into a shamelessly derivative fantasy about the value of making things up.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 21, 2010
Claudia Puig
USA Today
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Perhaps the best thing about it is the sight of a hulking Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in a pink tutu and big feathery wings. Otherwise this silly story and barely there comedy is about as enjoyable as a root canal.

Full Review Source: USA Today | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 21, 2010
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
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The Rock can't handle the tooth.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 21, 2010
Wesley Morris
Boston Globe
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Hey, how funny would it be to put Dwayne Johnson in ballerina slippers, pink tights, and a tutu? Not very. But here's the movie anyway, scarcely more than the pitch meeting that spawned it.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 1/4

January 21, 2010
Tasha Robinson
AV Club
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For a bad, broad comedy, Tooth Fairy boasts a surprising number of positives. Which isn't to say that it's good, but it could be much, much worse.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: C-

January 21, 2010
Jake Coyle
Associated Press
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Director Michael Lembeck shows little imagination in what could have been a quirkier, more interesting kids tale. He does direct surprisingly good hockey sequences, though, including an overhead shot of an airborne tooth.

Full Review Source: Associated Press

January 21, 2010
Michael Phillips
Chicago Tribune
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Johnson's a game and antic presence, but saddled with this material -- credited to five screenwriters, including Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mandel -- he comes perilously close to tiring out the audience with all the nervous activity and the mugging.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 21, 2010
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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There's no way I can recommend this movie to anyone much beyond the Tooth Fairy Believement Age, but I must testify it's pleasant and inoffensive, although the violence in the hockey games seems out of place.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 2/4

January 21, 2010
Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic
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Tooth Fairy is a strictly by-the-numbers affair, except when Merchant is clowning around. He doesn't make you enjoy the film so much as he makes you wish he acted more. Guess that's something.

Full Review Source: Arizona Republic | Original Score: 2.5/5

January 20, 2010
Calvin Wilson
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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It's a step backward for Johnson, a charismatic performer who was much better in Race to Witch Mountain. A few more films like this, and he may be back to professional wrestling.

Full Review Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Original Score: 2/4

January 20, 2010
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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As Fred Claus ham-fisted as this is, the glint of what might have been a cute kids' comedy still glimmers in random moments. But that Disney touch (which even Disney has trouble replicating) is missing.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 1.5/4

January 20, 2010
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