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Fired! Review

Other Critics provided by Metacritic.com

Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 2.0
    36

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally unfavorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 30

    out of 100

    The New York Times Stephen Holden

    Feels like a desperate attempt to stretch a flimsy half-hour made-for-cable concept into a feature film.

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  • 40

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times

    Fired! is missing the one thing it could have used most: a career objective.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Village Voice

    While "maybe it's for the best" proved happily prophetic for her actor pals, those words of comfort sound more like a clueless bromide when you consider the 30,000 people laid off in Lansing after the film wrapped.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Variety Joe Leydon

    Modestly amusing in fits and starts, Fired! proves most potent when on-screen interviewees are playing for keeps, not for laughs.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter

    While unlikely to set the documentary market afire, is entertaining enough.

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  • 63

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune

    A pleasant, leisurely 71 minutes, frequently beguiling thanks to Gurwitch's soft-sell version of the urbane, Second City-esque female noodge.

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