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The Replacements Reviews

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Wesley Morris
San Francisco Examiner

How do you respect a film whose idea of Jock Jam is I Will Survive?

January 1, 2000
Tor Thorsen
Reel.com

Director Howard Deutch drops the ball, trying to pass off a derivative hodgepodge of clichés as escapist entertainment.

| Original Score: 1.5/4

January 1, 2000
Bob Aulert
culturevulture.net

A shabby patchwork of a film, one that lip-synchs it's way through an old and timeworn situation without any attempt to add something new or interesting.

Full Review Source: culturevulture.net

January 1, 2000
Jeffrey Huston
Jeff Huston's Believe Me

The setting of The Replacements is professional football but its intellectual context is high school.

Full Review Source: Jeff Huston's Believe Me

January 1, 2000
Widgett Walls
Needcoffee.com

What could have been a good football comedy doesn't even meet the level of personal fave 'Wildcats', or even the more recent 'Varsity Blues'.

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

January 1, 2000
Dave Kehr
Citysearch

So thick with cliches that it's almost suffocating.

Full Review Source: Citysearch

January 1, 2000
Eric Harrison
Houston Chronicle
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Don't be fooled. The movie is bad -- very, very bad.

Full Review Source: Houston Chronicle

January 1, 2000
Jan Stuart
Newsday
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You can write the script yourself, just think nursery school. Then simplify.

January 1, 2000
Sean Axmaker
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

An entertaining game, but strictly minor league.

Full Review Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Original Score: 6/10

January 1, 2000
Chris Cobb
Ottawa Citizen

The epitome of predictable.

January 1, 2000
Steven Rosen
Denver Post
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The Replacements is pretty good when it sticks to comedy. Unfortunately, it doesn't.

Full Review Source: Denver Post

January 1, 2000
Nekesa Mumbi Moody
Associated Press
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A retread of an oft-used Hollywood plot.

Full Review Source: Associated Press

January 1, 2000
Shawn Levy
Oregonian

Is dang near the worst picture in Hackman's lengthy -- and fairly spotty -- resume.

Full Review Source: Oregonian

January 1, 2000
J. Rentilly
TNT's Rough Cut

Mind-achingly mediocre in every regard.

January 1, 2000
Shay Casey
Conceited Critic

It's almost entirely indistinguishable from every other sports movie ever made.

Full Review Source: Conceited Critic | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 1, 2000
Randall King
Winnipeg Sun

Utilizing state-of-the-art methods in the science of statistics, I have determined there will be virtually no audience for The Replacements.

January 1, 2000

Relentlessly mediocre.

Full Review Source: IFilm

January 1, 2000
Duane Dudek
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The game scenes have little coherence or momentum.

January 1, 2000
David Elliott
San Diego Union-Tribune

Achieving the dull veneer of your standard TV movie shot on the backlots of Burbank, The Replacements lets Hackman work at about one-fourth his talent level. That still gives him a big lead over Reeves.

Full Review Source: San Diego Union-Tribune

January 1, 2000
Steve Simels
TV Guide's Movie Guide

There isn't a Rocky-esque cliché the film doesn't tackle, throw gasping to the ground and flog to death.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 2/5

January 1, 2000
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