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American Anthem Reviews

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May 5, 2014
It's a pretty ridiculous story, and screenwriters Evan Archerd and Jeff Benjamin never figure out a way to generate any real suspense, drama or inspiration.
May 5, 2014
Essentially, American Anthem is an idea in search of a screenplay,
January 7, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 1/5
January 1, 2000
A large portion of the movie is given over to gymnastics competitions, which are not explained or photographed well enough to be very interesting.
Full Review | Original Score: 0.5/4
July 27, 2002
Hey, you got your gymnastics in my after-school special!
| Original Score: 1/5
May 5, 2014
It's another example of how our most popular art form has been taken possession by what appear to be extraterrestrial moviemakers from the planet Stallone.
May 5, 2014
Unfortunately, as far as acting exercises go, Gaylord couldn't score a 5.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
August 22, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 1/5
May 21, 2003
This whole movie may have been concocted on a synthesizer.
December 12, 2001
This is an odd and unbelievably bad movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
February 15, 2005
| Original Score: 1/5
July 18, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 2/5
June 12, 2013
Cast and crew are guided by the director from manipulative cliche to manipulative cliche, as everyone tries his or her best to overlook the fact that Gaylord, despite his athletic prowess, has little or no show-business talent.
May 5, 2014
The characters are laughable; the gymnastics are unattractive. There is nothing to recommend this film.
Full Review | Original Score: 0.5/4
May 5, 2014
American Anthem employs some flashy and occasionally effective visuals, but its screenplay and characterization leave much to be desired.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
May 5, 2014
There hasn't been this much raw energy in a film since Rocky. On the other hand all that kinetic force is totally unfocused, leaving a pastiche of undirected elements that never forms a convincing whole.
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