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Ride Along Reviews

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Bill Clark
FromTheBalcony

Director Tim Story puts a competent visual polish on Ride Along, but it's simply not funny or action-packed enough to warrant a recommendation.

Full Review Source: FromTheBalcony | Original Score: C-

May 28, 2014
Brad Keefe
Columbus Alive

How much you enjoy it will depend heavily on how much you enjoy Hart's manic energy and self-deprecating jokes.

Full Review Source: Columbus Alive | Original Score: 2/4

April 21, 2014
Craig Mathieson
Sydney Morning Herald

What's in the foreground is Kevin Hart's boyish desires and Ice Cube's gruff response. They're the Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers of bickering.

Full Review Source: Sydney Morning Herald | Original Score: 2.5/5

March 26, 2014

There are a few laughs, but not enough.

Full Review Source: 3AW | Original Score: 2/5

March 21, 2014
Jake Wilson
Sydney Morning Herald

It's a typically absurd, exaggerated spiel but with a grim undertone that resonates later on, so that Ben's desperate efforts to make something of himself seem not entirely a laughing matter.

Full Review Source: Sydney Morning Herald | Original Score: 3/5

March 21, 2014
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

The paucity of buddy comedies within contemporary multiplexes makes Ride Along's massive failure especially disappointing...

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 1/4

March 18, 2014
Simon Miraudo
Quickflix

Hey, if you want to see Kevin Hart screeching like a mad-man and late-period Ice Cube gleefully giving shout-outs to his song titles through dialogue (as I often do), this is the place to get it.

Full Review Source: Quickflix | Original Score: 2.5/5

March 16, 2014
Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

An undemanding fun ride, ideal accompaniment to popcorn

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

March 16, 2014
Stefan Pape
HeyUGuys

Ride Alone is ultimately one joke stretched out into feature length form, and though tedious at times, fortunately for Story, that one joke happens to be a funny one.

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

March 10, 2014
Jason Best
Movie Talk

The crime plot is lazily predictable, but the comedy is barely any better. Cube plays the straight man to Hart's manic motor mouth, but anyone who isn't already a fan will probably find his comic shtick more irritating than amusing.

Full Review Source: Movie Talk

March 8, 2014
Mark Kermode
Observer [UK]

An action-comedy short on both action and comedy, this turgid dirge recycles all the usual mismatched cop-couple cliches (from 48 Hours to Cop Out) with dreary results.

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

March 2, 2014
Ed Whitfield
The Ooh Tray

Ride Along's fascinating on one level because there's absolutely nothing original about it.

Full Review Source: The Ooh Tray

March 1, 2014
Geoffrey Macnab
Independent

As buddy movies go, this is strictly formulaic fare but it elicits a few laughs along the way thanks to the relentless goofing of Kevin Hart.

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

February 28, 2014
Simon Reynolds
Digital Spy

... the gags and one-liners just aren't as funny as they need to be.

Full Review Source: Digital Spy | Original Score: 2/5

February 28, 2014
Donald Clarke
Irish Times

The inappropriately namedTim Story looks to have grabbed his script from the "plot" section of the service station while racing to a meeting for which he had not properly prepared.

Full Review Source: Irish Times | Original Score: 1/5

February 28, 2014
David Aldridge
Radio Times

If you're in the mood for some undemanding action entertainment, this routine buddy cop caper offers some cheap laughs.

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

February 28, 2014
Charlotte O'Sullivan
This is London

Ice Cube is a man with two expressions, while Hart has become a ubiquitous presence.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 2/5

February 28, 2014
Peter Bradshaw
Guardian

Romantic chemistry is rare in the movies, comic chemistry rarer still, and sadly there isn't much on offer in this action buddy comedy.

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

February 27, 2014
Rich Cline
Contactmusic.com

There's a decent premise to this action-comedy, but the filmmakers can't be bothered to put in the effort to actually make it funny or exciting.

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

February 27, 2014
Sophie Monks Kaufman
Little White Lies

The impression is very much that director Tim Story has shaken down the genre for its most hackneyed ingredients and whisked them carelessly together.

Full Review Source: Little White Lies | Original Score: 2/5

February 27, 2014
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