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Run Fatboy Run Reviews

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November 29, 2017
Much of the comedy left me cold.
October 24, 2017
The film jogs along uncertain whether it is aiming to be an episode of Friends or a Farrelly brothers farce. Overrun with fart jokes, it is fitfully funny and hamstrung by a sentimental and implausible plot.
August 17, 2017
Disappointingly, Run, Fat Boy, Run is an unsatisfying hybrid not funny enough to be a true comedy, and not serious enough for a drama.
Full Review | Original Score: C
April 12, 2016
Satisfyingly entertaining.
September 5, 2015
About as funny as Ross on "Friends." David Schwimmer (Ross on "Friends") directs.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
April 28, 2011
Nothing to be embarrassed about here. Though the kick-in-the-balls scene does run on a bit.
March 29, 2009
Far from the gut-busting brilliance of Pegg's other, self-made starring vehicles.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
December 17, 2008
This feeble premise limits the movie to perfunctory gags about the hero's sloth and some canned underdog drama.
September 24, 2008
The film, like its flabby aspiring marathon runner protagonist, feels shapeless and exhausted from the sheer effort of trying to please audiences.
September 23, 2008
The picture manages to juggle both the silly and the sentimental without falling flat.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
September 21, 2008
...cuter and sweeter than I expected, a mildly pleasant surprise.
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10
September 8, 2008
Schwimmer completely lacks what it takes to ever get this movie off the ground. The story is fairly formula and the actors are basically on mark, yet the jokes (most of which are so predictable they are telegraphed a mile in advance) land with a virtually
Full Review | Original Score: 5/10
July 17, 2008
It's a Generation X movie in a way very few movies are any more; it is unseemly to admit that our generation is about as slackery as we had promised to become. Go with your ex and smile.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
June 18, 2008
It's a good formalic romantic comedy. Nothing more.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
June 12, 2008
Schwimmer offers generic rom-com conventions in his feature directorial debut.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
June 4, 2008
[The protagonist is] a petty, unlikable loser.
Full Review | Original Score: C
May 24, 2008
(Run, Fat Boy, Run) is your nice, fun, romantic film that is not necessarily worth spending your money to see in theatres.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
May 2, 2008
Em sua estréia na direção, Schwimmer atira para todos os lados: comédia física, escatologia, estereótipos, besteirol, e por aí afora, falhando consistentemente todas as vezes. E Pegg jamais esteve tão artificial, o que é uma surpresa desagradável.
| Original Score: 1/5
May 2, 2008
Turn and run, no matter what size you are.
| Original Score: 1.5/4
May 1, 2008
Run, Fatboy, Run winds up being as immature and exhausting as its protagonist.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
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