Johnny Be Good Reviews

August 14, 2019
"Johnny Be Good," a would-be satire on the excesses of big-time college football recruiting, is so bad that the NCAA might consider using it as punishment for coaches who violate regulations.
August 14, 2019
Buried somewhere in the screenplay are some Robert Altman-esque satirical intentions, in which the wildly corrupt college football recruitment process is offered as a panoramic image of frenzied American venality.
May 20, 2003
Two of the screenwriters, Steve Zacharias and Jeff Buhai, also wrote Revenge of the Nerds, so it's not surprising that they're more interested in tame teen-age fantasies than in social satire.
January 1, 2000
The people who made this movie should be ashamed of themselves.
January 1, 2000
If Chuck Berry were dead, he'd be spinning in his grave.