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3, 2, 1... Frankie Go Boom Reviews

October 18, 2012
Though deliciously rude and crude, '3, 2, 1 ... Frankie Go Boom' possesses a surprisingly sweet heart.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
October 12, 2012
A sub-Apatovian farce that tries way too hard ...
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
October 11, 2012
A noisy stab at wacky wrongness that starts with reasonably plump possibility as a dispatch from the frontlines of viral video embarrassment hell.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
October 11, 2012
A vibrantly vulgar comedy that never hangs around to admire its own cleverness.
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
Top Critic
October 11, 2012
Tragically unfunny, Frankie is occasionally elevated by some of its gifted and game cast, but the film's nasty, comedically incoherent script limits its potential.
October 11, 2012
Both actors somehow stay grounded despite all the shenanigans. Hunnam, in particular, is quite adept at playing against his movie-star looks.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
October 11, 2012
Just like that cumbersome "3, 2, 1 ..." of the title, Roberts adds too many elements to nearly every scene of this insanely frenetic comedy.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
October 11, 2012
The image of [Perlman] in makeup and a wig, painting his toenails, is a terribly easy joke, but it's the best one this otherwise abrasive comedy can manage.
Full Review | Original Score: C
October 9, 2012
No matter how many jokes about impotence, vomiting pigs, deviant movie stars and underground adult-entertainment you shove into a gross-out flick, there are few things worse than strained outrageousness.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
October 9, 2012
Less inept than its worst-of-the-year title suggests, 3, 2, 1 . . . Frankie Go Boom nonetheless proves too ramshackle and aimless to ever achieve true absurdity.
April 24, 2012
Though riddled with credibility-straining coincidences and over-the-top humiliation, Jordan Roberts' Frankie Go Boom plays out with more charm than desperation.
March 13, 2012
There's no denying that writer-director Jordan Roberts earns a good number of laughs, and even some extended guffaws, with his crass romance about sex, lies and digital video.