Boomerang Reviews

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September 5, 2018
It's a basic story, but at the same time, this is an all-Black story.
September 5, 2018
I enjoyed it. It was a half hour too long...but I thought it was funny, charming, and it reminded me how much I like Eddie Murphy.
July 24, 2018
A star vehicle and, with a return to form, Eddie Murphy has the juice to carry it.
April 10, 2018
Sometimes the scenes so wrench continuity that it seems a wrong reel has been slipped in.
September 24, 2014
An attempt at a more sophisticated, grown-up comedy for Murphy, focusing on adults in a workplace, and on adult, sexual relationships.
July 3, 2012
The cop-out conclusion doesn't dilute the playfulness the Hudlins are always interested in providing. I only wish they had the opportunity to work with Murphy again.
September 7, 2011
April 9, 2008
March 18, 2008
Then there's the input from Warrington and Reginald Hudlin, producer and director respectively, who succeed in creating a comedy which, unusually for a Murphy film, also exists around him.
March 18, 2008
More interesting than entertaining and too long by far.
March 18, 2008
In Boomerang Eddie Murphy straitjackets himself in an ill-fitting comedy vehicle that's desperately in need of a reality check.
March 18, 2008
The general idea is to exploit a certain amount of role reversal, and Reginald Hudlin, who directed House Party, does a fairly good job of making this fun.
June 24, 2006
The film is far too slick to be ineffective, but its attempts to play with the sex-war theme are often unbelievably crass.
October 9, 2005
October 4, 2005
Silly. Simple. Eddie was better than this.
July 4, 2005
January 1, 2005
Remember one thing...........coordinate!
January 9, 2004
January 1, 2004
Delivers laughs, and lots of them.
November 19, 2003
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