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Balls of Fury Reviews

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Thomas Peyser
Style Weekly (Richmond, VA)

[Is it] good? Heavens, no. But it has its seedy charms.

Full Review Source: Style Weekly (Richmond, VA)

June 3, 2009
Jeff Bayer
The Scorecard Review

Comedians like Will Ferrell, Jack Black and Ben Stiller can get away with lesser material because just looking at them can elicit laughs. Dan Fogler is not in that category.

Full Review Source: The Scorecard Review | Original Score: 3/10

March 3, 2008
Joseph Proimakis
Movies for the Masses

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Full Review Source: Movies for the Masses | Original Score: 1.5/5

January 14, 2008
Derek Malcolm
This is London

A horrendously written and acted movie which even Walken can't save.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 1/5

December 28, 2007

Sun Online

A daft, disappointing comedy.

Full Review Source: Sun Online | Original Score: 1/5

December 28, 2007
Peter Bradshaw
Guardian

This comedy raises the odd laugh, largely from an absurd appearance by Christopher Walken as a sinister martial-arts kingpin villain.

Full Review Source: Guardian | Original Score: 2/5

December 28, 2007
David Edwards
Daily Mirror [UK]

It's a hodge-podge of Enter The Dragon and Blades Of Glory, yet infinitely worse than either. In short, a film about bouncing balls with the bounce of an anvil.

Full Review Source: Daily Mirror [UK] | Original Score: 1/5

December 28, 2007
Jim Hall
Film4

Cut a ping-pong ball in half, draw a large black dot in the centre of each then carefully insert around your eye-sockets- you'll raise more laughs than this film manages.

Full Review Source: Film4 | Original Score: 1.5/5

December 28, 2007
Jamie Russell
Total Film

Enter The Dragon meets Shaolin Soccer meets Dodgeball - just with infinitely smaller balls. A camp turn from Christopher Walken astounds but it'll be funnier if you wait for the DVD and lubricate it with a six-pack. Or three.

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 2/5

December 28, 2007
Nigel Floyd
Time Out
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CGI-assisted ping pong and lame gags about dead pandas, simpering homos and 'Antiques Roadshow'.

Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 1/6

December 28, 2007
Matthew Turner
ViewLondon

Balls of Fury isn't quite as funny as it thinks it is, but there are some good gags and it's worth seeing for Christopher Walken's performance.

Full Review Source: ViewLondon | Original Score: 3/5

December 27, 2007

Empire Magazine

Bad acting, writing and jokes... Apart from a few funny gags that save this from one-star ignominy.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 2/5

December 26, 2007
Paul Arendt
BBC.com

It's good natured enough, but laughs are thin on the ground.

Full Review Source: BBC.com | Original Score: 2/5

December 25, 2007
Felix Gonzalez Jr.
DVD Review

In perhaps the movie's sole bit of irony, it completely lacks what it boasts so furiously--balls.

Full Review Source: DVD Review

December 19, 2007

crap

| Original Score: 0/4

December 4, 2007
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

A good-natured, easy-to-take goof.

Full Review | Original Score: 3/4

November 1, 2007
Bruce Bennett
Spectrum (St. George, Utah)

There are just enough interesting characters, along with dozens of fresh ideas relating to ping-pong, to keep the audience along for the ride.

Full Review Source: Spectrum (St. George, Utah) | Original Score: B+

October 22, 2007
S. Jhoanna Robledo
Common Sense Media

Slapstick ping-pong comedy has very slight bounce.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 2/5

October 22, 2007

Ancient Chinese saying: tiny ball with no laugh, make bad movie.

Full Review Source: TheMovieChicks.com | Original Score: 2.5/5

September 23, 2007
Adam Fendelman
HollywoodChicago.com

Thank you. Try again.

Full Review Source: HollywoodChicago.com | Original Score: 2/5

September 20, 2007
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