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Fanboys Reviews

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Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
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A few laughs here and there and a couple of moments of emotionally stunted sweetness add up to a Fanboys that only a fanboy would love.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 2/5

February 18, 2009
Sam Adams
Los Angeles Times
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It's not nearly nerdy enough.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 2/5

February 6, 2009
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Fanboys is an amiable but disjointed movie that identifies too closely with its heroes. Poking a little more fun at them would have been a great idea.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 1.5/4

February 5, 2009
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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While Fanboys has moments of success, it is mostly a middling road picture that doesn't do a lot more than any average, forgettable entry into the tired genre.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 2.5/4

February 4, 2009
Nell Minow
Beliefnet

It is a shame that a movie about the people who are most passionate about edgy, imaginative stories is itself slipshod and formulaic.

Full Review Source: Beliefnet | Original Score: C

February 19, 2009
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

Full Review Source: Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies | Original Score: C

January 22, 2013
Michael Phillips
Chicago Tribune
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Much as Robert Zemeckis toyed with Beatlemania in I Wanna Hold Your Hand a generation ago, the wobbly new comedy Fanboys, set in 1998, salutes Yoda worship and the fine line between ardor and breaking and entering.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 2/4

February 5, 2009
Phil Villarreal
Arizona Daily Star

What if the movie sucks?

Full Review Source: Arizona Daily Star | Original Score: 1.5/4

April 29, 2009
Sonny Bunch
Washington Times

Those unsure of what a scruffy nerfherder is or what the planet Kashyyyk represents in the broader Star Wars universe will probably want to sit this one out.

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

August 30, 2009
Rossiter Drake
San Francisco Examiner

There are plenty of no-budget movies worthy of grassroots movements. 'Fanboys,' which comes with a built-in fan base only by virtue of its connection to a universe George Lucas created, isn't one of them.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Examiner | Original Score: 2/4

February 3, 2009
James Rocchi
Common Sense Media

The Force isn't with crude story of fandom and friendship.

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

February 6, 2009
Tim Grierson
Screen International

This long-delayed comedy may pique the interest of Star Wars fans, but the film's slapdash humour and broad characterisations will have most everyone else heading to another galaxy far, far away.

Full Review Source: Screen International

February 2, 2009
Edward Douglas
ComingSoon.net

Nothing more than an attempt to stroke the "Star Wars" fans ... they're probably the only ones who might appreciate what is generally a weak and unfunny movie.

Full Review Source: ComingSoon.net | Original Score: 4.5/10

February 3, 2009
Richard Roeper
Richard Roeper.com
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This is not the film you're looking for.

Full Review Source: Richard Roeper.com

February 7, 2009
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

The tone seems as uneven as the pacing.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 1.5/4

February 20, 2009
Todd Gilchrist
Sci Fi Wire

For people who hated the prequels or just outgrew their love for Salacious Crumb action figures and Star Wars Holiday Special references, it will probably feel like 90 minutes in the Sarlacc pit.

Full Review Source: Sci Fi Wire

February 6, 2009
Ben Mankiewicz
At the Movies
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A lot of promise here, no execution.

Full Review Source: At the Movies

March 2, 2009
Ben Lyons
At the Movies
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It was a great premise, it just unfortunately did not come together.

Full Review Source: At the Movies

March 2, 2009
Katey Rich
CinemaBlend.com

Star Wars fandom has been celebrated in pop culture for decades, but we're still waiting for a movie that captures it with any real level of truth.

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

January 26, 2009
Nick Schager
The Screengrab

Merely an extended high-five to those already in the Skywalker-adoring club.

Full Review Source: The Screengrab

February 4, 2009
Sean Edgar
Paste Magazine
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Bob Mondello
NPR.org
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January 22, 2013
Gary Susman
Boston Phoenix
January 22, 2013

Minneapolis Star Tribune
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January 22, 2013
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