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A Fantastic Fear of Everything Reviews

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Drew Hunt
Slant Magazine

Strands of Simon Pegg's amiable persona are found in the film's more tolerable bits, but even this seasoned vet's unique voice is lost amid the glut of references to other work.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 1/4

February 5, 2014
Donald Clarke
Irish Times

There is a watchable film hiding within this largely depressing, annoyingly repetitive audiovisual dirge.

Full Review Source: Irish Times | Original Score: 2/5

June 11, 2012
Jack Jones
Little White Lies

A Fantastic Fear of Everything isn't nearly as psychedelic or as funny as it needs to be.

Full Review Source: Little White Lies | Original Score: 1/5

June 7, 2012
Calum Marsh
Village Voice
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For all its comic panache, A Fantastic Fear of Everything too often feels forced rather than funny - the strain evident in the setup is rarely worth the payoff, and the result simply proves exhausting.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

February 11, 2014
Guy Lodge
Variety
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This effortfully quirky pic refuses to settle for mere ineptitude, adding casual misogyny and pronounced racism to its rap sheet.

Full Review Source: Variety

June 12, 2012
Shaun Munro
What Culture

An embarrassing vehicle for its lead and the worst ad for Y-fronts in years.

Full Review Source: What Culture | Original Score: 1.5/5

June 9, 2012
David Sexton
This is London

There is a complete failure of tone in this film, from begining to end.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 0/5

June 8, 2012
Ian Buckwalter
NPR
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The effect eventually becomes that of about a dozen story pitches all strung together. Any one of them might have the potential for greatness in isolation. Try to mash them up into one movie, though, and much like Jack, they fall to pieces.

Full Review Source: NPR | Original Score: 4/10

February 6, 2014
Robbie Collin
Daily Telegraph

Simon Pegg is an incredibly likeable actor who seems determined to appear in as many unlikeable films as possible, but even taking into account recent debacles such as Burke and Hare, this represents an alarming new low.

Full Review Source: Daily Telegraph | Original Score: 1/5

June 7, 2012
Dann Gire
Daily Herald (IL)

Simon Pegg is a very talented comic actor, but you would never guess that in this claustrophobic, strained stream-of-consciousness, sinking cinematic showboat.

Full Review Source: Daily Herald (IL) | Original Score: 0.5/4

February 6, 2014
Trevor Johnston
Time Out
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Exasperation eventually morphs into unrelenting pain, and there's not a single, solitary laugh to be had.

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

June 6, 2012
Betty Jo Tucker
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

With such a promising theme and a funny lead actor like Simon Pegg, this movie should be a big hit. So what went wrong? I think the film just got out of control.

Full Review Source: ReelTalk Movie Reviews

February 8, 2014
Tim Evans
Sky Movies

Things only pick up in the final reel with Alan Drakes's 80s rock fan and community police officer given full rein to deliver the best jokes so far. But it's too late.

Full Review Source: Sky Movies

June 6, 2012
Mike D'Angelo
AV Club
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A Fantastic Fear Of Everything is more amusing than uproarious, and often not even that; it plays like a couple of over-extended sketches featuring the same thinly drawn character.

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

February 6, 2014
Todd Jorgenson
Cinemalogue.com

The noteworthy presence of Simon Pegg can't rescue this bizarre and ultimately aimless mix of comedy and horror that's neither funny nor frightening.

Full Review Source: Cinemalogue.com

March 21, 2014
Tasha Robinson
The Dissolve

[A Fantastic Fear of Everything] leaps all over the place narratively and conceptually, servicing the comedy of every individual scene without considering or linking the others.

Full Review Source: The Dissolve | Original Score: 2.5/5

February 13, 2014
Xan Brooks
Guardian

So spectacularly bungled that it leaves the viewer in a state of advanced petrification.

Full Review Source: Guardian | Original Score: 1/5

June 7, 2012
Christopher Tookey
Daily Mail [UK]

At one point, the film-makers attempt to up the horror with a blatant rip-off of the Psycho shower scene. It serves only to emphasise Hitchcock's mastery.

Full Review Source: Daily Mail [UK]

June 7, 2012
Alison Jones
Birmingham Mail

Something of a curate's egg, the film seems to be a little bit of everything and not enough of anything...

Full Review Source: Birmingham Mail | Original Score: 3/5

June 8, 2012
Emma Dibdin
Digital Spy

Mills must as least be credited with a vision that feels more or less entirely unique.

Full Review Source: Digital Spy | Original Score: 3/5

June 5, 2012
Mark Adams
Screen International
June 2, 2012
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