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Kazaam Reviews

Desmond Ryan
Philadelphia Inquirer
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In his Hollywood debut, Shaq more or less played himself as a coveted college center in William Friedkin's excellent Blue Chips. Kazaam is a compelling argument for keeping him on the court and as far away from a movie set as possible.

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

May 29, 2013
John Petrakis
Chicago Tribune
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Are you bored yet?

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 1/4

May 29, 2013
Jay Boyar
Orlando Sentinel
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I'd call the film innocuous, except that Max's gangster dad is apparently an Italian-American and the movie's main villain is an Arab. Do kids really need these stereotypes reinforced? There's also more violence here than you might expect.

Full Review Source: Orlando Sentinel | Original Score: 1/5

May 29, 2013
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Kazaam never brings off the trick we most want to see: It fails to make the jolly, 7-foot-1 Shaq larger than life.

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

September 7, 2011
Godfrey Cheshire
Variety
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Too gritty, violent and downbeat for tykes, it's also a bit juvenile and fairy tale-like for teens and older auds.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 26, 2009
Lawrence Van Gelder
New York Times
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As fairy tale, buddy comedy, family drama, thriller or rap revue, Kazaam is simply uninspired and unconvincing, and Mr. O'Neal, who can carry a basketball team, lacks the charisma to rescue this misguided effort.

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

May 20, 2003
Esther Iverem
Washington Post
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The movie's producers could use a genie of their own. Surely, if granted three wishes, they could have produced a better film.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

January 22, 2002
Jack Mathews
Los Angeles Times
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The gloomy psychology detracts from the film's magic elements.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 1/5

February 14, 2001
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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As for Shaquille O'Neal, given his own three wishes the next time, he should go for a script, a director and an interesting character.

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

January 1, 2000
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
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One thing is for certain: When a genie movie doesn't come up with satisfying wishes, it's a sure sign it's not really interested in genies but in putting a seven-foot basketball player in a funny outfit.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 1/4

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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This is as witless as movies come -- an unamusing, moronic blend of horrible acting and inept screenwriting.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 1/4

January 1, 2000
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 1/4

January 1, 2000
Susan Wloszczyna
USA Today
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The story blares its lessons like a shameless after-school TV special.

| Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
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